Limnanthes douglasii (Douglas' meadowfoam , Poached egg plant, LIMDO) | BCH-ORGA-SCBD-110870 | Organism | Biosafety Clearing-House

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Organism (ORGA)

last updated: 01 Sep 2016
Organism information
Limnanthes douglasii
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Streptophyta
Order Brassicales
Family Limnanthaceae
Genus Limnanthes
Species douglasii
  • Douglas' meadowfoam
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  • Poached egg plant
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  • LIMDO
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Ornamentals
Domesticated
Characteristics related to biosafety
It is native to California and Oregon, where it grows in wet, grassy habitat, such as vernal pools and spring meadows. It can grow in poorly drained clay soils. The plant was collected by the Scottish explorer and botanist David Douglas, who worked on the west coast of America in the 1820s.
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  • Ornamental
Additional Information
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