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Sugarbowls - Clematis hirsutissima
Other Names:  Clustered Leather-flower


Global Rank: G4
State Rank: S4
* (see State Rank Reason below)

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State Rank Reason (see State Rank above)
Widespread in central and western Montana.
 
General Description
Stems erect, 15–50 cm at maturity. Leaves opposite, long-hairy; blades 2 to 3 times pinnately divided into linear segments <5 mm wide. Flowers urn-shaped, perfect, nodding, solitary, terminal; sepals violet, 20–45 mm long, tips recurved. Achene beaks 2–6 cm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
WA to MT, south to AZ, NM and OK (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 49

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Habitat
Open woods to mesic grasslands at mid elevations.

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