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Agalinis heterophylla (Nutt.) Small ex Britton
Prairie Agalinis, Prairie False-foxglove
Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)
Synonym(s): Gerardia heterophylla
USDA Symbol: aghe4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Yellow , Purple
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
DistributionUSA: AL , AR , GA , KS , LA , MO , OK , TX
Native Habitat: Prairies and plains, grasslands and fallow fields, sometimes on rocky soils or in open woodlands, usually somewhat moist soil in a line from Grayson to Cameron counties eastward; MO and OK to LA and TX.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Nectar Source: yes
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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:
Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX
Stengl Biological Research Station - Smithville, TX
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-169 Collected 2007-10-21 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
BibliographyBibref 286 - Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country (1989) Enquist, M.
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Web ReferenceWebref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Agalinis heterophylla in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Agalinis heterophylla in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Agalinis heterophylla
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-10-31
Research By: DEW, JSC, ADA