Thread-leaved Gerardia Agalinis setacea (J.F. Gmelin) RafinesqueEndangered (MD)  -  S2 (State rare)  Synonyms: Gerardia setacea.


Endangered by habitat loss, woody succession of barrens habitat and poor protection status of several populations (MD DNR). Populations in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Montgomery, Prince George's, and Talbot Counties are all extirpated (MD DNR).

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Sandy fields and roadsides, inland sand dune and ridge woodlands (MD DNR).

There are 37 records in the project database.

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Thread-leaved Gerardia blooming in Worcester Co., Maryland (9/23/1982). Photo by Jim Stasz. (MBP list)

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