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Plant Details

Phryma leptostachya

lopseed

Scientific Name:

Phryma leptostachya

Common Name:

lopseed

Plant Family

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

White

Size in Feet:

3

Light:

Shade - part sun

Soil Moisture:

Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

June - July - August

Bloom Area:

Mountains, Piedmont, infreq Coast

Plant with bloom stems

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Tom Harville

Blooms

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Tom Harville

Bloom Stem

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Plant with Seeds

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How lopseeds travel

As with many seeds the velcro-like seed cover grabs on for a ride.

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Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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