Wildflower Identification Website
Search for wildflowers by location, color, shape and time
Click here for Instructions
velvety stickseed
Hackelia velutina
velvety stickseed Borage Family
Hackelia velutina Boraginaceae
common names
  velvety stickseed
  velvet stickseed
accepted scientific name
  Hackelia velutina (Piper) I.M. Johnst.
rules for finding collection records
  Hackelia longituba (1)
  Hackelia velutina (171)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
Image Source Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is 0.5 to 0.8 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed last week of May thru end of August

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
base map where plant found
mag select
Native Plant Status
native status map native status map native status map
native Native
native Not Present

grid lines base