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Stephanomeria wrightii (Wright's wirelettuce)
Northington, David K.

Stephanomeria wrightii

Stephanomeria wrightii A. Gray

Wright's Wirelettuce

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

Synonym(s): Lygodesmia wrightii

USDA Symbol: STWR2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

The species name of this plant is for Charles Wright, 1811-1885, world-wide botanical collector but mainly in Texas (1837-1952), Cuba and his native Connecticut.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep



Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2008-06-25
Research By: TWC Staff

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