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Yellow Mignonette - Reseda lutea
Other Names:  Yellow Upright Minonette, Wild Mignonette

Non-native Species

Global Rank: GNR
State Rank: SNA

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 1

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General Description
Stems 25–60 cm, branched. Leaves mainly cauline, deeply 3-lobed below, pinnately 3- to 7-lobed above into linear-oblanceolate segments. Flowers: sepals 6, linear; petals usually 6, ca. 5 mm long, nearly equal, 3-lobed; stamens 15 to 25. Capsule oblong, 6–8 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
Introduced across northern U.S. and adjacent Canada; native to Europe (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 9

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Yellow Mignonette — Reseda lutea.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from