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Plectritis congesta (Lindl.) DC.
Valerianaceae (Valerian Family)
USDA Symbol: PLCO4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual
Fruit Type: Achene
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
DistributionUSA: CA , OR , WA
Value to Beneficial InsectsSpecial Value to Native Bees
This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.
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National Wetland Indicator Status
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR
Web ReferenceWebref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 37 - Calscape (2019) California Native Plant Society
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Plectritis congesta in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Plectritis congesta in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Plectritis congesta
MetadataRecord Modified: 2023-01-12
Research By: TWC Staff