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Cut-leaf kittentails - Synthyris pinnatifida
Other Names:  Synthyris dissecta


Global Rank: G4
State Rank: S4

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General Description
Herbage glabrate to villous. Leaf blades ovate to lanceolate, 1–6 cm long, pinnately divided; leaflets deeply lobed; ultimate segments deltoid. Inflorescence: scape 3–12 cm long, as long or longer than the leaves; bracts ciliate. Flowers: calyx 3–4 mm long; corolla 4–8 mm long, lobes ca. as long as the tube. Capsule 4–6 mm long, puberulent (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).We do not yet have descriptive information on this species.  Please try the buttons above to search for information from other sources.

Our plants are variety canescens Cronquist.

Species Range
Present
 


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

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 2

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Habitat
Stony, usually non-calcareous soil of fellfields; alpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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