English Plantain - Plantago lanceolata
Buckhorn Plantain, Narrowleaf Plantain, Ribwort Plantain
Perennial. Herbage glabrous to villous; caudex sparingly brown-wooly. Leaf blades narrowly lanceolate, 2–15 cm long. Inflorescence: scape 10–60 cm; spikes congested, 5–50 mm long, conical, becoming cylindric; bracts 1.5–2.5 mm long, glabrous, acute to acuminate. Flowers: sepals apically ciliate, the outer 2 united; corolla lobes 1.5–2.5 mm long. Capsule 2–3 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Roadsides, trails, streambanks, disturbed grasslands, around buildings, lawns; plains, valleys (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
The following animal species have been reported as pollinators of this plant species or its genus where their geographic ranges overlap: Bombus pensylvanicus
(Colla and Dumesh 2010).