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Marshallia trinervia (Broadleaf barbara's buttons)
Cressler, Alan

Marshallia trinervia

Marshallia trinervia (Walter) Trel.

Broadleaf Barbara's Buttons, Colonial Barbara's Buttons, Southern Barbara's Buttons

Asteraceae (Aster Family)


USDA Symbol: MATR2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun


USA: AL , GA , LA , MS , NC , SC , TN

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

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

Mt. Cuba Center - Hockessin, DE


Bibref 1620 - Gardening with Native Plants of the South (Reprint Edition) (2009) Wasowski, S. with A. Wasowski

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-07-18
Research By: SET

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