Mohr's Barbara's buttons (Marshallia mohrii)

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Listing Status:   

Where Listed: WHEREVER FOUND

General Information

Marshallia mohrii is an erect perennial herb, 3 to 7 decimeters (1 to 2.3 feet) tall. The leaves are alternate, 8 to 20 cm (3.2 to 7.8 in.) long, firm-textured, three-nerved, and lanceolate-ovate in shape. Leaves are often clustered near the base and gradually reduce in size upwards. Inflorescences typically consist of several flowering heads in a branched arrangement. The heads are approximately 2.5 cm (1 in.) wide and consist of disk flowers (tubular in shape) that are pale pink or white in color. The fruit is an achene.

  • States/US Territories in which the Mohr's Barbara's buttons is known to or is believed to occur:  Alabama , Georgia
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Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
09/07/1988 Southeast Region (Region 4)

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
09/07/1988 53 FR 34698 34701 Thr. Status for Marshallia mohri; 53 FR 34698-34701
11/19/1987 52 FR 44583 44586 Proposed Thr. Status for Marshallia mohrii; 52 FR 44583-44586
04/09/2010 75 FR 18233 18234 5-Year Status Reviews of 10 Southeastern Species; Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information

» Recovery

Current Recovery Plan(s)
Date Title Plan Action Status Plan Status
11/26/1991 Mohr's Barbara's Button View Implementation Progress Final
Other Recovery Documents
Date Citation Page Title Document Type
04/09/2010 75 FR 18233 18234 5-Year Status Reviews of 10 Southeastern Species; Notice of initiation of reviews; request for information
  • Notice 5-year Review, Initiation

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Mohr's Barbara's buttons.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Mohr's Barbara's buttons.

» Petitions

» Life History

Reproductive Strategy

Flowering occurs from mid-May through June.

Other

Marshallia mohrii closely resembles M. grandiflora and M. obovata, but can be distinguished by inflorescences that typically consist of multiple flower heads, whereas those of M. grandiflora and M. obovata tend to consist of solitary heads.

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