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showy stickseed
Hackelia hispida
Hackelia hispida
showy stickseed Borage Family
Hackelia hispida Boraginaceae
common names
  showy stickseed
  sagebrush stickseed
accepted scientific name
  •Hackelia hispida (A. Gray) I.M. Johnst.
rules for finding collection records
  Hackelia hispida (118)
family name
  • Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Joe Arnett, downloaded from the University of Washington Burke Museum
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.3 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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R.L.Carr (12)
G.D.Carr (11)
SEINet (1)
Adam Schneider (1)
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