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Lithospermum multiflorum (Manyflowered stoneseed)
Juett, William

Lithospermum multiflorum

Lithospermum multiflorum Torr. ex A. Gray

Manyflowered Stoneseed

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)


USDA Symbol: LIMU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Manyflowered stoneseed is 9-18 inches tall and has basal leaves smaller than puccoon. Leaves are alternate and close together on the stem; the upper leaves are 1-2 inches long, narrow and blunt. The upper half is branched, with a compact cluster of flowers at the tip of the stem, 1/2- 3/4 inch long, with 5 round, yellow petals 1 1/4 inches across.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Size Notes: 918 inches tall.
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct


USA: AZ , CO , NM , OK , TX , UT , WY


Bibref 248 - Texas Wildflowers: A Field Guide (1984) Loughmiller, C. & L. Loughmiller

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-06-26
Research By: TWC Staff

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