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Pterocaulon virgatum (Wand Blackroot)

Type: Species | Edit History      Plant ID - 38319



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Scientific Classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Pterocaulon
Species: Pterocaulon virgatum
 
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Plant Types edit
  • Herb
  • Perennial
  • Wildflower
Zones / Hardiness edit
  • 8a (to 15 F / -9 C)
Height (Maximum) edit
  • 1 1/2 to 2 feet (45 to 60 cm)
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Flowering Start edit
  • May
Flowering End edit
  • June
Leaf Colour edit
  • Green - Light
Leaf Shape edit
  • Lanceolate
  • Obtuse
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Sun Exposure edit
  • Full Sun
Soil Types edit
  • Sandy / Light
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Bloom Colour edit
  • Yellow/Gold
  • White
  • Cream
Wildlife Value edit
Propagation Techniques edit
  • Seed
Skill Level edit
  • Beginner
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Other names for this plant:
Gnaphalium virgatum
Pterocaulon alopecuroideum
Pterocaulon pycnostachyum
Pterocaulon undulatum



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