Feathery Mitrewort - Mitella breweri
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 et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX
BC, AB south to CA, ID and MT (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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Cool forests, moist cliffs, meadows, thickets along streams, often where snow lies late; montane to lower alpine (Lesica et al. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX
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- Lesica, P., M.T. Lavin, and P.F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.
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- Culver, D.R. 1994. Floristic analysis of the Centennial Region, Montana. M.Sc. Thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 199 pp.