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Small-flower Fiddle-neck - Amsinckia menziesii

Native Species

Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR
C-value: 2


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General Description
Stems erect, usually branched, 10–80 cm. Leaves mainly cauline, 2–12 cm long. Flowers: calyx 2–5 mm long; sepals equal; corolla yellow, tube 3–5 mm long, lobes ca.1 mm long; fornices absent; stamens inserted at the top of the tube. Nutlets ovoid, 2–3 mm long, green to black (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
AK south to CA, NV, UT, WY; perhaps introduced in MT (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 12

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References
  • Literature Cited AboveLegend:   View Online Publication
    • Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
  • Additional ReferencesLegend:   View Online Publication
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    • Meier, G.A. 1997. The colonization of Montana roadsides by native and exotic plants. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 45 p.
    • Quire, R.L. 2013. The sagebrush steppe of Montana and southeastern Idaho shows evidence of high native plant diversity, stability, and resistance to the detrimental effects of nonnative plant species. M.Sc. Thesis. Bozeman, MT: Montana State University. 124 p.
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