Scrophulariaceae
Collinsia parviflora

Small-Flowered Blue-Eyed Mary

Stems erect or sprawling, occasionally branched. Leaves numerous, long, with rounded points, edges slightly rolled under. Flowers small from leaf axils on hairy stalks, slightly angled; 2 upper lobes purplish blue to white; 3 lower lobes deep purplish blue. Grows in many moist shady places at all elevations.

  • Rarity: Common
  • Flowering Time: Early Spring
  • Life Cycle: Annual
  • Height: 2--15 inches
  • Habitat: West-Side Forest, East-Side Forest, Vernal Wet, Meadow
  • Found In: Siskiyous, East Gorge, West Gorge, Steens, Wallowas, N Cascades NP, Mt. Rainier NP, Olympic NP, Crater Lake NP
  • Native: Yes