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Meadow Deathcamas - Zigadenus venenosus
Other Names:  Toxicoscordion venenosum


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: S5

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 5

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General Description
Stems 15–40 cm. Leaves 10–25 cm × 2–4 mm. Inflorescence a crowded, puberulent raceme; pedicels 5–15 mm long. Flowers: tepals 3–5.5 mm long; the inner longer; stamens longer than the tepals. Capsule 8–13 mm long (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Species Range
Present
 


Range Comments
BC to SK south to CA, NV, UT, CO and NE (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Summary of Observations Submitted for Montana
Number of Observations: 207

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Habitat
Grassland, sagebrush steppe, dry meadows, rock outcrops; plains, valleys to lower subalpine (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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