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lesser showy stickseed
Hackelia venusta
lesser showy stickseed Borage Family
Hackelia venusta Boraginaceae
common names
  lesser showy stickseed
  showy stickseed
accepted scientific name
  Hackelia venusta (Piper) H. St. John
rules for finding collection records
  Hackelia venusta (20)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Joe Arnett, downloaded from the University of Washington Burke Museum
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.5 to 0.8 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 2nd week of July

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
R.L.Carr (9)
SEINet (1)
Cal Photos (2)
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Native Plant Status
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