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Plantago pusilla (Dwarf plantain)
Cressler, Alan

Plantago pusilla

Plantago pusilla Nutt.

Dwarf Plantain

Plantaginaceae (Plantain Family)

Synonym(s): Plantago hybrida, Plantago pusilla var. major

USDA Symbol: PLPU

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: To about 6 inches in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green , Brown
Bloom Time: Apr , May

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OK , OR , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WA

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACU UPL FAC FACU FACU
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 Plantago pusilla in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Plantago pusilla in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Plantago pusilla

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-09-21
Research By: JAM

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