Valerianaceae
Plectritis macrocera

White Plectritis

Erect stems. Leaf petioles short, blades almost round, opposite. Inflorescence is round head of flowers at stem top. Flower tubes with 5 lobes about equal in size, white, occasionally pale pink; color uniform, without spotting; spur thick, blunt. Grows in seasonally wet areas, open to partly shaded, at low to high elevations.

  • Rarity: Locally Common
  • Flowering Time: Mid Spring
  • Life Cycle: Annual
  • Height: 2--18 inches
  • Habitat: Vernal Wet, Meadow
  • Found In: East Gorge, Through Out The Region, N Cascades NP
  • Native: Yes