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Plantago erecta (Dotseed plantain)
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Plantago erecta

Plantago erecta Morris

Dotseed Plantain, California Plantain, Foothill Plantain

Plantaginaceae (Plantain Family)

Synonym(s): Plantago erecta ssp. rigidior, Plantago hookeriana var. californica, Plantago patagonica var. californica

USDA Symbol: PLER3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Brown
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-08-15
Research By: CBR

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