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Lallemantia peltata
lion's heart

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in the southeastern counties in Washington; southeastern Washington to adjacent northeastern Oregon and likely western Idaho.

Habitat: Dry slopes, roadsides, fields, and other disturbed open areas.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Introduced from Asia

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Lallemantia peltata (L.) Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
Publication: Index Seminum [St.Petersburg (Petropolitanus)] 6: 53. 1840.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Dracocephalum peltatum L.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Lallemantia peltata in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Lallemantia peltata checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Lallemantia peltata atlas page.

CalPhotos: Lallemantia peltata photos.

USDA Plants: Lallemantia peltata information.

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