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Mountain Boykinia - Boykinia major


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S3S4

Agency Status
USFWS:
USFS:
BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 7

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General Description
Stems brown-hairy and glandular pubescent, ascending to erect, 20–90 cm from a nearly horizontal rootstock. Leaves petiolate, leafy-stipulate; the blade reniform, cordate, deeply 3- to 7-lobed with dentate margins, 2–20 cm wide, sparsely hairy, glandular-hairy on the veins beneath. Inflorescence a glandular, many-flowered, hemispheric panicle. Flowers campanulate, epigynous; calyx 3–5 mm long with a short tube and lanceolate lobes 1–4 mm long; petals 5–8 mm long, white, clawed; the blade ovate; stamens 5, inserted at the top of hypanthium. Capsules 4–5 mm long at maturity (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


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

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 10

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Habitat
Wet meadows, forests, thickets, often along streams; montane, subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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