Plantago erecta

Wildflowers Dicots Eudicots Asterids Lamiales Plantaginaceae Plantago

Plantago erecta flowerCalifornia Plantain (or Foothill Plantain)

Seen blooming in open meadows and ranches in March and April.

It’s a very small plant, maybe 3 inches high that looks basically like a grass unless you crouch down to examine it.

Plantago erecta flower

Plantago erecta flowers

Plantago erecta plant

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