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Matthiola incana
hoary stock

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations west of the Cascades crest in lowland western Washington; also known from California and Texas.

Habitat: Roadsides, sandy cliffs, beaches, wastelots, and other disturbed, open areas where escaped from cultivation.

Flowers: June-July

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Biennial, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Matthiola incana (L.) W.T. Aiton
Publication: Hortus Kew. 4: 119. (as Mathiola). 1812.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Matthiola incana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Matthiola incana checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Matthiola incana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Matthiola incana photos.

USDA Plants: Matthiola incana information.

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