Vinegar Weed (Trichostema lanceolatum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees

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Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, CaliforniaDate: 2012-10-04
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Location: Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, CaliforniaDate: 2014-01-31
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Comments:
Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 8, 2012 5:58 PM

Honey bees get nectar from this plant. Honey from this plant granulates quickly, sometimes solidly before the honeycomb cell is sealed.

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