Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Dasistoma macrophylla (Nutt.) Raf. image
Photographer: Michael R. Penskar           

Michael R. Penskar

Michael R. Penskar

from USDA Plants Website
Family Scrophulariaceae
Dasistoma macrophylla (Nutt.) Raf.
mullein-foxglove
Dasistoma: dasys for "hairy," stoma for "mouth"
macrophylla: macros for "large;" phyllos for "leaf"
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Status: Special Concern
Plant: erect, perennial, 3'-7' tall forb; partly parasitic
Flower: yellow, 5-parted, 1/2" long, almost stalkless, densely hairy inside, lobes flaring, almost equal, widely spreading, shorter than the tube, 4 stamens; inflorescence an interrupted, leafy spike with flowers from the leaf axils; blooms June-Sept.
Fruit:roundish capsule with papery seeds
Leaf:opposite; lower widely oval and deeply bi-pinnately cut; upper lance-like, getting smaller and becoming entire
Habitat: moist; woods; in rich soil
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Afzelia macrophylla (Nutt.) Kuntze
Seymeria macrophylla Nutt.

         
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