Johnny-tuck, Butter & Eggs

Triphysaria eriantha ssp. e.

Scrophulariaceae Family (Figwort)

 

Distinguishing Characteristics

  • Dark purple or brownish ring below the inflated corolla lobes. Herbage generally purplish.
     
  • Compare with Castilleja campestris which has linear leaves and no dark ring on the corolla.

Habitat(s)

  • Grassland. Prefers areas of low competition and at Mather is often found on the old scraped fire breaks.

Additional Information

 

 

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