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Phyla cuneifolia (Wedgeleaf)
Smith, R.W.

Phyla cuneifolia

Phyla cuneifolia (Torr.) Greene

Wedgeleaf, Wedgeleaf Frogfruit, Wedgeleaf Fogfruit

Verbenaceae (Verbena Family)

Synonym(s): Lippia cuneifolia

USDA Symbol: PHCU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: Sprawling or creeping plant, usually less than 6 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Corollas with with purplish-pink centers.


USA: AZ , CA , CO , IL , IN , KS , LA , MO , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , UT , WY

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.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-08-05
Research By: JAM

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