Plagiobothrys bracteatus facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsPlagiobothrys bracteatus
Plagiobothrys bracteatus is a species of flowering plant in the borage family known by the common name bracted popcornflower.
It can be found in a variety of wet habitats such as vernal pools and other moist spots in chaparral, forests and woodlands.
Plagiobothrys bracteatus is an annual herb with a mostly upright stem 10 to 40 centimeters in length. The leaves are located along the stem, the lowest, largest ones measuring up to 10 centimeters long. The plant is coated in sparse rough hairs.
The fruit is a narrow, cross-ribbed, tubercled nutlet no more than 2 millimeters long.
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