|Photo taken by Gil Nelson|
|Division:||Magnoliophyta - Flowering plants|
|Class:||Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons|
| Lithospermum virginianum|
(L.) A. DC.
|Natural range of Lithospermum virginianum from USDA NRCS Plants Database.|
Common names: Wild Job's tears, Virginia marbleseed
Synonym: Onosmodium virginianum (Linnaeus) A.L.P.P. de Candolle
Lithospermum virginianum is a perennial herbaceous species.
L. virginianum can be found in dry loamy sand, like that which occurs in sandhill and longleaf pine-scrub oak sand ridge communities.  It also occurs in disturbed habitat, including roadsides and power line corridors. 
Flowering has been observed in April and May. 
This species has been found in habitat that is maintained by frequent fires. 
Conservation and management
Cultivation and restoration
References and notes
- Florida State University Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium database. URL: http://herbarium.bio.fsu.edu. Last accessed: June 2014. Collectors: M. Davis, Robert K. Godfrey, R. Komarek, Rodie White, R. A. Norris, and Loran C. Anderson. States and Counties: Florida: Jackson, Leon, and Wakulla. Georgia: Grady and Thomas.