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Geyer's Twinpod - Physaria geyeri


Global Rank: G4
State Rank: S3S4

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General Description
Stems ascending, 3–20 cm from a simple or branched caudex clothed in old leaf bases. Basal leaves 1–5 cm long; the blades ovate to orbicular, entire. Stem leaves oblanceolate, reduced. Vestiture of dense, stellate hairs. Petals 7–11 mm long. Fruit obcordate, inflated, 5–7 mm high, 2-lobed, with a wide apical sinus; style 3–7 mm long; seeds 2 to 3 per locule; pedicels spreading, sigmoid, 4–12 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
WA, ID and MT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 72

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Habitat
Sparsely vegetated, gravelly or sandy soil of grasslands, steppe, open forest; valleys to subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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