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Sagebrush False dandelion - Nothocalais troximoides
Other Names:  Microseris troximoides


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4?

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General Description
Stems 5–25 cm. Herbage glabrate; leaves minutely ciliate. Leaves linear-lanceolate, often wavy-margined, 7–15 cm long. Involucre 15–24 mm high; phyllaries lanceolate,8 to 25, glabrous, purple-spotted. Ray flowers 13 to 90; ligules 10–20 mm long. Achenes 7–13 mm long; pappus of 10 to 30 awn-like scales (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


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

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 5

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