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Lactuca ludoviciana
Louisiana lettuce, prairie lettuce, western lettuce

Distribution: Occurring in scattered locations across Washington; southwestern British Columbia to California, east to the Great Lakes region and south-central U.S.

Habitat: Open, disturbed sites, often where moist.

Flowers: July-September

Origin: Introduced from central North America

Growth Duration: Biennial, Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Lactuca ludoviciana (Nutt.) Riddell
Publication: W. J. Med. Phys. Sci. 8: 491. 1835.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Lactuca ludoviciana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Lactuca ludoviciana checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Lactuca ludoviciana information.

E-Flora BC: Lactuca ludoviciana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Lactuca ludoviciana photos.

USDA Plants: Lactuca ludoviciana information.

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