Tofieldia glutinosa
(Sticky Asphodel)

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               Seedpod                                           Leaf                                            Stem                                        Seed                                          Habit

Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Sticky Asphodel, Sticky False Asphodel, Sticky Tofieldia
    Synonyms: Narthecium glutinosum, Triantha glutinosa
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 7
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: June - August
    Status: Native

Tofieldia glutinosa, or Sticky Asphodel, is a relatively rare plant; it is native to the Great Lakes region, and has very rare instances throughout the northern half of the Appalachian Mountain area. It is a perennial that grows in fens, seeps, wet meadows and along shorelines.

More information will be made available soon about this species and telling it apart from others.

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