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Gayophytum humile
dwarf groundsmoke

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to California, east to Montana and Wyoming; also known from South America.

Habitat: Open areas at low to middle elevations where soil is seasonally wet.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bees, flies


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Accepted Name:
Gayophytum humile Juss.
Publication: Ann. Sci. Nat. (Paris) 25: 18. 1832.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Gayophytum nuttallii Torr. & A. Gray
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Gayophytum humile in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Gayophytum humile checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Gayophytum humile information.

E-Flora BC: Gayophytum humile atlas page.

CalPhotos: Gayophytum humile photos.

USDA Plants: Gayophytum humile information.

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