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Galphimia angustifolia Benth.
Narrowleaf Goldshower, Thryallis, Narrow-leaf Goldshower
Malpighiaceae (Barbados Cherry Family)
Synonym(s): Thryallis angustifolia
USDA Symbol: gaan3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Native Habitat: Found on open, rocky or lightly wooded areas from the Edwards Plateau south to Mexico.
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist
Conditions Comments: Small plant producing racemes of yellow flowers.
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Fragrant Flowers: yes
Deer Resistant: High
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
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0429 Collected Jun12, 1993 in Bexar County by Mike Fox
NPSOT 0220 Collected May 13, 1992 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
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 Galphimia angustifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Galphimia angustifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Galphimia angustifolia
MetadataRecord Modified: 2023-02-10
Research By: TWC Staff