Plantago aristata Michaux. Phen: Late Apr-Nov. Hab: Sandy and other barren soils, disturbed areas, especially dry, barren, exposed soil, such as clay soils denuded by bulldozing. Dist: The original distribution obscure; perhaps from OH west to NE, south to Panhandle FL and TX.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = Ar, C, F, Fl6, FNA17, G, GrPl, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, S, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WH3, WV, Rosatti (1984)