Pasture Heliotrope (Heliotropium tenellum)


Heliotropium Tenellum, or more commonly know as Pasture Heliotrope, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Heliotropium. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Heliotropium Tenellum or Pasture Heliotrope's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Heliotropium
  • Family: Boraginaceae
  • Order: Lamiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N)
  • State T/E Status: IL (E) IN (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: IL (slender heliotrope) IN (slender heliotrope)

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