Page author: David Giblin
Filago vulgaris
German filago

Distribution: Known from lowland northwestern Washington; British Columbia to Oregon, also in the eastern U.S.

Habitat: Fields, roadsides, wastelots, and other disturbed areas at low elevations.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bees, flies, beetles, wasps


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Accepted Name:
Filago vulgaris Lam.
Publication: Fl. Franç. 2: 61. 1779.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Filago germanica L., homonym (illegitimate)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Filago vulgaris in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Filago vulgaris checklist entry

OregonFlora: Filago vulgaris information

E-Flora BC: Filago vulgaris atlas page

CalPhotos: Filago vulgaris photos

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