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Alpine Spicy Wintergreen - Gaultheria humifusa


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

Agency Status
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USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 8

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General Description
Stems: secondary occasionally branching, ascending to ca. 5 cm, glabrous. Leaves ovate to orbicular, to 15 mm long, entire or nearly so, upper surface smooth; veins not indented. Flowers ca. 3 mm long; calyx as long as corolla tube (Stickney in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
BC, AB south to CA, NV, UT and NM (Stickney in Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 6

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