Page author: David Giblin
Melampyrum lineare
narrow-leaved cow wheat

Distribution: Occurring in the northeastern corner of Washington; British Columbia south to Washington, east across the northern half of North America to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Forest openings, rocky outcroppings, and wet areas from low to moderate elevations.

Flowers: July-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Melampyrum lineare Desr.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 605. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Melampyrum lineare in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Melampyrum lineare checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Melampyrum lineare atlas page.

CalPhotos: Melampyrum lineare photos.

USDA Plants: Melampyrum lineare information.

18 photographs:
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