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Rosy Pussytoes - Antennaria rosea


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S5

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Stoloniferous, mat-forming. Stems erect, 4–35 cm. Basal leaves oblong to linear-oblanceolate, 5–25 mm long, 1-nerved. Stem leaves linear, 3–30 mm long. Inflorescence corymbiform with 3 to 20 heads; male plants rare. Involucre 4–7 mm high. Phyllaries white, pink, green, or brown. Corolla 3–5 mm long. Pappus 3–6 mm long. Achenes 1–2 mm long, glabrous or papillose (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to NL south to CA, NM and MB (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 80

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Habitat
Grasslands, meadows, sagebrush steppe, open forest, fellfields, outcrops at all elevations (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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