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Nodding Arnica - Arnica parryi


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

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General Description
Stems mostly solitary, erect, 30–70 cm. Herbage glandular, villous. Leaves: basal petiolate; blades lanceolate, entire to denticulate, 3–12 cm long; cauline 2 to 4 pairs, short-petiolate, reduced upward. Heads 3 to 9; lateral heads nodding in flower; involucre campanulate, 10–16 mm high, glandular-pubescent. Rays absent. Pappus short-barbed, stramineous. Achenes glabrous, 4–6 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
YT south to CA, NV, UT and CO (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 1

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Habitat
Meadows, woodlands, open forest; montane to subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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Nodding Arnica — Arnica parryi.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from