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Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh. American Figwort. Phen: May-early Jul. Hab: Mesic to dry upland forests, shale barrens, clearings. Dist: QC and NS west to BC, south to SC, TN, MO, NM, and n. CA.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Synonymy: = C, F, FNA17, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tat, Tn, Va, W, WV, Pennell (1935); = n/a – RAB

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FAC
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
  • Great Plains: FAC
  • Midwest: FACU
  • Northcentral & Northeast: FACU

Heliophily ?: 5

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image of plant© Gary P. Fleming | Original Image ⭷
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image of plant© Paul Marcum source | Original Image ⭷
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