Cynoglossum officinale L. (redirected from: Cynoglossum officinale f. bicolor)
Family: Boraginaceae
common hound's-tongue,  more...
[Cynoglossum officinale f. bicolor L.]
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Christopher Noll  
Etymology: Cynoglossum: Greek for "dog's tongue"
Plants: erect, biennial, 8"-48" tall forb; stems unbranched
Leaves: many leaves, basal leaves large and tongue-shaped, stem leaves getting progressively smaller toward the top
Flowers: red to purple, 5-parted, 1/3" or less wide, saucer-shaped; inflorescence many raceme-like clusters from the upper leaf axils, the mature stalks widely curving; blooms June-July
Fruits: nutlet with prickles and a raised edge fruit drawing
Habitat: dry; woods, disturbed sites
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Invasiveness: Restricted Invasive - Eradicate!
Conservation Status: Introduced - naturalized
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Kitty Kohout  
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Derek Anderson  
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Kurt Stüber  
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Botancial Illustration  
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Derek Anderson  
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Kitty Kohout  
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Christopher Noll  
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Merel R. Black  
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Richard Bauer  
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Kurt Stüber  
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Cynoglossum officinale image
Cynoglossum officinale image
Cynoglossum officinale image
Botancial Illustration  
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Richard Bauer  
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