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Fringed Puccoon
Lithospermum incisum

Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum) Other common names: Incised Puccoon, Linear-leaved Puccoon

Other scientific names: Lithospermum angustifolium, Lithospermum linearifolium

French names: Grémil incisé

Family: Borage Family (Boraginaceae)

Group: Puccoons

Similar species:
  •   Hoary Puccoon (Lithospermum canescens)

  •   Hairy Puccoon (Lithospermum caroliniense)

Flowers: Spring;  Yellow

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas

Native/Non-native: Native

Origin and Meaning of Names:
 Scientific Name: incisum: cut

Photographs: 50 photographs available, of which 4 are featured on this page. SCROLL DOWN FOR PHOTOGRAPHS.

Range Map is at the bottom of the page

Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum) plant

Fringed Puccoon plant in bloom.

Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum) flowers

The yellow and somewhat ragged-looking flowers of Fringed Puccoon.

Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum) plant

A photo showing the size of the plant.

Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum) stem and leaves

Fringed Puccoon stem and leaves.

Range map for Fringed Puccoon (Lithospermum incisum)

PLEASE NOTE: A coloured Province or State means this species occurs somewhere in that Province/State.
The entire Province/State is coloured, regardless of where in that Province/State it occurs.

(Range map provided courtesy of the USDA website and is displayed here in accordance with their Policies)