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Slender Woodland-star - Lithophragma tenellum

Status Under Review

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SU

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General Description
Stems 5–20 cm. Leaf blades glandular-hairy, 1–2 cm wide, ovate to suborbicular, twice deeply 3-lobed. Flowers 3 to 9; calyx cup-shaped, 2–4 mm long; petals white to pink, 3–7 mm long, 5-lobed, often with an additional 2 small basal lobes. Capsule half exposed above hypanthium (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
Gallatin and Sanders counties; BC, AB south to CA, CO and SD (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 2

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Slender Woodland-star — Lithophragma tenellum.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from