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Creeping Bellflower - Campanula rapunculoides
Other Names:  Rampion Bellflower

Non-native Species

Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNA

Agency Status
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 0

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General Description
Tuberous-rhizomatous. Stems erect, simple, 40–80 cm. Herbage glabrous to puberulent. Basal leaves short-petiolate; blades lanceolate to ovate, serrate, 5–8 cm long. Stem leaves similar, becoming sessile above. Inflorescence a raceme; bracts small, linear. Flowers nodding; sepals lanceolate, 5–9 mm long, reflexed; corolla campanulate, 12–30 mm long; style ca. as long as the corolla; stigmas 3. Capsule ca. 4 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range

Range Comments
Introduced throughout temperate North America; native to Europe (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 119

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Citation for data on this website:
Creeping Bellflower — Campanula rapunculoides.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from