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Mexican plantain
Plantago australis
Plantago australis
Mexican plantain Plantain Family
Plantago australis Plantaginaceae
common name
  Mexican plantain
accepted scientific name
  Plantago australis Lam.
rules for finding collection records
  Plantago australis (50)
  Plantago hirtella (0)
family name
  • Plantaginaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Stan Shebs
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed last week of April thru end of October
Native from Arizona south to South America. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Plantago australis   Lam.   (TSN: 32912, Index: 775)

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