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Lesquerella purpurea (Rose bladderpod)
Northington, David K.

Lesquerella purpurea

Lesquerella purpurea (A. Gray) S. Watson

Rose Bladderpod, Purple Bladderpod

Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)

Synonym(s): Lesquerella purpurea ssp. foliosa

USDA Symbol: LEPU2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: purple-streaked bases, pink backs,



Additional resources

USDA: Find Lesquerella purpurea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lesquerella purpurea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lesquerella purpurea


Record Modified: 2021-09-22
Research By: TWC Staff

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