Colorado Columbine - Aquilegia coerulea
Stems 20–60 cm. Leaves sparsely hairy; blades twice ternate; ultimate segments 1–4 cm long. Flowers few, nodding; sepals yellowish blue, 10–15 mm long; petals white with a pale blue, hooked spur ca. 5 mm long. Fruit 15–25 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
MT to CA and AZ (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.