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Deptford-pink - Dianthus armeria

Exotic Species (not native to Montana)

Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNA

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 0

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General Description
Annual or biennial. Stems 15–50 cm, hairy near nodes. Leaves hirsute, linear, 2–8 cm long, those of the stem erect. Inflorescence of few, bracteate, several-flowered, tight clusters. Flowers: calyx ca. 20-veined, 10–20 mm long, pubescent; petals deep pink with white dots, 15–22 mm long. Capsule 10–16 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Unknown/Undetermined
 


Range Comments
Throughout temperate N. America and much of the world. Introduced from Europe (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 14

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