Melampyrum lineare (Cow Wheat)

Melampyrum lineare

Quick Facts:

    Common Names: cow wheat, narrow leaf cow wheat
    Lifespan: Annual
    Zones: n/a
    Type: Forb

Melampyrum lineare, or cow wheat, is native to the northeastern states, and also Washington, Montana and Idaho, where it grows in dry, open pine woods among the duff of pine needles.

In our yard, this grows in the Conifer Area.

Our growing score: 5

Other pictures of this plant:

               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit


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