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Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis (Texas phlox)
Holmes, James Garland

Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis

Phlox nivalis Lodd. ex Sweet ssp. texensis Lundell

Texas Phlox, Texas Trailing Phlox

Polemoniaceae (Phlox Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: To about 1 foot in height.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Endemic to Texas.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Threatened & Endangered Status

USFWS Species Profile: Q205
Status: Endangered
Historic Range: U.S.A. (TX)
Critical Habitat: N/A
Special Rules: N/A
This information is derived from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serrvice Environmental Conservation Online System.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Phlox nivalis ssp. texensis


Record Modified: 2017-11-09
Research By: JAM

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