Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

  Anchusa arvensis (L.) M.Bieb. image
Photographer: Emmet J. Judziewicz           

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Emmet J. Judziewicz

Emmet J. Judziewicz

Kurt Stüber
Family Boraginaceae
Anchusa arvensis (L.) M.Bieb.
Annual bugloss, small bugloss
Anchusa: Greek anchonsa a plant used for cosmetic as a rouge
arvensis: of planted fields
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Status: Introduced - escaped
Plant: erect, annual, 4"-32" tall forb
Flower: purple, 5-parted, 1/4" long; blooms May-June
Habitat: dry; disturbed

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