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Lithospermum matamorense (Rough stoneseed)
Marcus, Joseph A.

Lithospermum matamorense

Lithospermum matamorense DC.

Rough Stoneseed

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)


USDA Symbol: LIMA5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

5 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Flower: Stamens 5
Size Class: 1-3 ft. , 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Corolla small, white with a yellow center.



From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0424 Collected Apr 5, 1993 in Bexar County by Mike Fox

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2019-04-10
Research By: TWC Staff

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