Taxon  Report   6623 
Plantago patagonica  Jacq.
Patagonia plantain,  woolly plantain
Plantago patagonica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plantago patagonica
© 2004 James M. Andre
Plantago patagonica
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Shadscale Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Chaparral
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Plantago
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Plantago patagonica var. breviscapa
PLANTS: Plantago spinulosa
PLANTS: Plantago purshii var. spinulosa
PLANTS: Plantago purshii var. picta
PLANTS: Plantago purshii var. oblonga
PLANTS: Plantago purshii var. breviscapa
PLANTS: Plantago picta
PLANTS: Plantago patagonica var. spinulosa
PLANTS: Plantago patagonica var. oblonga
PLANTS: Plantago patagonica var. gnaphalioides
PLANTS: Plantago wyomingensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Plantago purshii
 Information about  Plantago patagonica  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 30, 2015).

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