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Plantago coronopus
buck-horn plantain

Distribution: West of the Cascades along the coast in Washington; British Columbia south to California; scattered locations in central and eastern North America.

Habitat: Occasional at low elevations along the coast in sandy or disturbed areas.

Flowers: May-October

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Plantago coronopus L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 115. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Plantago coronopus L. ssp. commutata (Guss.) Pilg.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Plantago coronopus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Plantago coronopus checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Plantago coronopus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Plantago coronopus photos.

USDA Plants: Plantago coronopus information.

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