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Feathery Mitrewort - Mitella breweri


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

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

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General Description
Stems 12–30 cm. Leaf blades 2–8 cm wide, suborbicular to reniform with crenate-dentate margins; petioles brown-hairy. Inflorescence of 8 to 20 flowers, maturing upward. Flowers saucer- to cup-shaped; calyx 2–4 mm wide, the lobes reflexed; petals 1–3 mm long with 2 to 4 pairs of lobes; stamens 5, opposite the sepals. Capsule almost completely inferior (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


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

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 12

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Habitat
Cool forests, moist cliffs, meadows, thickets along streams, often where snow lies late; montane to lower alpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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