Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Plagiobothrys scouleri (Hook. & Arn.) I.M.Johnst. var. penicillatus (Greene) Cronquist image
Photographer: from USDA Plants website           
Family Boraginaceae
Plagiobothrys scouleri (Hook. & Arn.) I.M.Johnst. var. penicillatus (Greene) Cronquist
meadow plagiobothrys, Scouler's popcorn-flower
Plagiobothrys: from two Greek words plagios, "oblique or placed sideways," and bothros, "a pit or scar," hence meaning "hollow at the side," and possibly referring to the pitted face of the nutlets or the position of the nutlet attachment scar on P. fulvus.
scouleri: for John Scouler (1804-1871)
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: annual forb
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Allocarya penicillata Greene
Plagiobothrys scouleri (Hook. & Arn.) I.M.Johnst. subsp. penicillatus (Greene) A.Löve & D.Löve

         
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