Pedicularis centranthera A. Gray
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
Synonym(s): Pedicularis centranthera var. exulans
USDA Symbol: PECE
A little plant with a short raceme of pale yellow, bilaterally symmetrical flowers among fern-like leaves in a tuft.
This species is among the shortest of the many louseworts; its flowers often sit almost upon the ground.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
DistributionUSA: AZ , CA , CO , NM , NV , OR , UT
Native Distribution: Southern Oregon south to southern California and western Nevada.
Native Habitat: Dry coniferous woods in mountains.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Pedicularis centranthera in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Pedicularis centranthera in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Pedicularis centranthera
MetadataRecord Modified: 2014-07-29
Research By: TWC Staff