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Alpine Speedwell - Veronica wormskjoldii


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S4

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

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General Description
Rhizomatous perennial. Stems erect, simple, 4–30 cm. Herbage villous on the stem. Leaves opposite, lanceolate to ovate, obscurely crenate, 1–3 cm long, nearly sessile. Inflorescence a terminal, glandular-villous raceme; pedicels 2–6 mm long. Flowers: calyx 2–4 mm long; corolla deep blue, 4–8 mm across; style ca. 1 mm long. Capsule obovate, 5–7 mm long, glandular-puberulent, barely notched (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
AK to Greenland south to CA and NM (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 9

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Habitat
Moist meadows, turf, often near streams; subalpine, alpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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