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Ale (Plantago princeps var. princeps)

  • Global Rank: T1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Plantaginaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 140786
  • Lifeform: Shrub, Forb/herb, Subshrub
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

Where is Ale (Plantago princeps var. princeps) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Ale can be found in Hawaii

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Taxon Plantago princeps var. princeps
Authority Cham. & Schlechtend
Family Plantaginaceae
CPC Number 3514
ITIS 529715
Duration Perennial
Common Names Ale | Laukahi Kuahiwi
Associated Scientific Names Plantago princeps var. princeps
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships

Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting
Oahu Army Natural Resources Program Hawaii Reintroduction 2007
Oahu Army Natural Resources Program Hawaii Reinforcement 2014

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