Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene
FLATSPINE STICKSEED
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Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis

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Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis

Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis

Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis

Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis

Lappula occidentalis
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Lappula occidentalis
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Erysiphaceae  Erysiphe cichoracearum @ BPI (1)
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Pucciniaceae  Puccinia aristidae @ BPI (2)

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Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene
flatspine stickseed

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General Information
Symbol: LAOC3
Group: Dicot
Family: Boraginaceae
Duration: Annual
Biennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : AK   N
CAN   N
L48   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

©Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers . United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Boraginaceae – Borage family
Genus Lappula Moench – stickseed
Species Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene – flatspine stickseed

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Lappula occidentalis . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Lappula occidentalis</i>
(S. Watson) Greene var. <i>
cupulata</i>
(A. Gray) Higgins
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
flatspine stickseed Distribution of <i>
Lappula occidentalis</i>
(S. Watson) Greene var. <i>
occidentalis </i>
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
flatspine stickseed

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Lappula occidentalis flatspine stickseed western sticktight 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.
NE&GP Stubbendieck, J., G.Y. Friisoe,and M.R. Bolick. 1994. Weeds of Nebraska and the Great Plains . Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Plant Industry. Lincoln, Nebraska.
WSWS Whitson, T.D. (ed.) et al.. 1996. Weeds of the West . Western Society of Weed Science in cooperation with Cooperative Extension Services, University of Wyoming. Laramie, Wyoming.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (LAOC3)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (LAOC3)
University of Washington Burke Museum (LAOC3)

Wildlife

Food

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Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Western Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0858 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Western Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0859 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Cupped Stickweed
ID: 0000 0000 0716 1761 [detail]
© 2016 Wynn Anderson

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Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 0052 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 4290 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 4291 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2585 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2586 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2587 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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Lappula occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 0842 [detail]
© 2015 Wynn Anderson

Lappula occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 0844 [detail]
© 2015 Wynn Anderson

Lappula occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 0845 [detail]
© 2015 Wynn Anderson

Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Western Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0858 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Western Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0859 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata
Cupped Stickweed
ID: 0000 0000 0716 1761 [detail]
© 2016 Wynn Anderson

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 0052 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 4290 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Flatspine Stickseed
ID: 0000 0000 0815 4291 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2585 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2586 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis
Desert Stickseed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 2587 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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