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Phlox speciosa Pursh
SHOWY PHLOX
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Phlox speciosa Pursh
showy phlox

Image of Phlox speciosa

General Information
Symbol: PHSP
Group: Dicot
Family: Polemoniaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Subshrub
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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Native Status:
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Images

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Brother Alfred Brousseau. Provided by St. Mary's College of California . ©St. Mary's College of California. Usage Requirements .

Brother Alfred Brousseau. Provided by St. Mary's College of California . ©St. Mary's College of California. Usage Requirements .

Margaret Williams. Provided by Nevada Native Plant Society . ©Nevada Native Plant Society. Usage Requirements .

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Margaret Williams. Provided by Nevada Native Plant Society . ©Nevada Native Plant Society. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. 1995. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. 1995. Usage Requirements .

©Gary A. Monroe. United States, NV, Washoe Co. 1991. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Solanales
Family Polemoniaceae – Phlox family
Genus Phlox L. – phlox
Species Phlox speciosa Pursh – showy phlox

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 6 subspecies of Phlox speciosa . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
lanceolata</i>
(E.E. Nelson) Wherry
Phlox speciosa ssp. lanceolata
showy phlox Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
lignosa</i>
Brand
Phlox speciosa ssp. lignosa
showy phlox Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
nitida</i>
(Suksd.) Wherry
Phlox speciosa ssp. nitida
showy phlox Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
occidentalis</i>
(Durand ex Torr.) Wherry
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
showy phlox Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
speciosa </i>
Phlox speciosa ssp. speciosa
showy phlox Distribution of <i>
Phlox speciosa</i>
Pursh ssp. <i>
woodhousei</i>
(Torr. ex A. Gray) Wherry
Phlox speciosa ssp. woodhousei
Woodhouse's phlox

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Wetland Status

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Number of matches : 20
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Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
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© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
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© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
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© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
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© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
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© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2029 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2030 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2031 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2032 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2033 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2034 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0208 2035 [detail]
© 2008 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0893 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0111 0894 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Western Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0615 0623 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Western Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0615 0624 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Western Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0615 0625 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 1111 2222 4225 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0218 1657 [detail]
© 2018 John Doyen

Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
Phlox speciosa ssp. occidentalis
ID: 0000 0000 0218 1659 [detail]
© 2018 John Doyen

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Number of matches : 96
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Phlox speciosa%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0025 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0027 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0075 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0021 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0030 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0020 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0024 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0902 [detail]
© 1995 Gary A. Monroe

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Western Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 0901 0227 [detail]
© 1967 Dean Wm. Taylor

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0903 [detail]
© 1995 Gary A. Monroe

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 1201 0015 [detail]
© 2000 John Game

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0022 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0023 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0904 [detail]
© 1991 Gary A. Monroe

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0026 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0031 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0032 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0029 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
Showy Phlox
ID: 6246 3041 2849 0028 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
ID: 0000 0000 0404 0332 [detail]
© 2004 George W. Hartwell

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
ID: 0000 0000 0404 0333 [detail]
© 2004 George W. Hartwell

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1143 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1144 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

Phlox speciosa
Phlox speciosa
ID: 0000 0000 0605 1145 [detail]
© 2005 Steve Matson

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