Narrow-petal Stonecrop - Sedum stenopetalum
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Stems erect or ascending, 2–15 cm, clustered from a short-branched caudex. Leaves all cauline, oblong, 4–20 mm long, flattened, rarely denticulate. Flowers usually 5-merous, often imperfect, red; petals ovate, 2–3 mm long. Follicles erect, 4–7 mm long; styles <1 mm long, divergent (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
British Columbia and Alberta south to Colorado and California (Scott 1997).
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Moist, stony soil of cliffs, exposed ridges, talus, turf; subalpine, alpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
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- Lesica, P., M. T. Lavin, and P. F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.