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Plantago wrightiana

Plantago wrightiana Decne.

Wright's Plantain

Plantaginaceae (Plantain Family)

Synonym(s): Plantago hookeriana var. nuda


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Root Type: Tap
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Linear
Inflorescence: Spike , Terminal
Leaf: Dark green
Fruit: Brown
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: AL , AR , AZ , DE , FL , GA , KS , KY , LA , MD , MO , MS , NC , NM , OK , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-JHS-5 Collected 2006-06-15 in Llano County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank


Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2009-12-16
Research By: TWC Staff

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