Narrowleaf wirelettuce - Stephanomeria tenuifolia
Stephanomeria minor var. minor
MNPS Threat Rank
Taprooted or rhizomatous. Stems erect, 30–75 cm, branched above. Leaves 5–8 cm long, linear, entire or with remote teeth; basal absent at flowering. Involucre 7–10 mm high. Rays 4 to 6; ligules 3–9 mm long. Achenes 3–6 mm long, smooth (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
BC to SK south to CA, AZ, NM and TX (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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- Jones, W. W. 1901. Preliminary flora of Gallatin County. M.S. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State College. 78 pp.
- Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.