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Schwalbea americana
American chaffseed Broomrape/Paintbrush
Schwalbea americana Orobanchaceae
common names
  American chaffseed
accepted scientific name
  Schwalbea americana L.
rules for finding collection records
  Schwalbea americana (87)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Allen Crawford
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Irregularly shaped flowers, Tubular shaped flowers, Stalked flowers in a column
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 1. to 1.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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