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Hairy Plantain - Plantago canescens

Status Under Review

Global Rank: G4G5
State Rank: S3S4

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General Description
Perennial. Herbage villous. Leaf blades lanceolate 2–8 cm long. Inflorescence: scape 5–15 cm; spike 2–6 cm long, cylindrical; bracts ca. 2 mm long, glabrous to ciliate. Flowers: sepals ovate, ca. 2 mm long; corolla lobes 1.5–2 mm long. Capsules 2–3 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
AK to BC, AB, MT; Asia (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Habitat
Fescue grasslands, limber pine savanna; valleys to lower subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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