- This weedy but showy species can be found scattered throughout Missouri. This is a simple species to identify as nothing else in our flora looks like it. The thin leaves and spurred flowers are good characters for an identification. The plant is very popular in cultivation and grows easily from seed.
The leaves of this species can appear opposite as well as alternate.
Photographs taken in Marquette, MI., 9-10-03.
Following modified from Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture
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This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of
Weeds of the U.S.
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