Taxon  Report   5453 
Mertensia ciliata  (Torr.) G. Don  var. stomatechoides  (Kellogg) Jeps.
Streamside bluebells,  Tall fringed bluebells
Mertensia ciliata var. stomatechoides
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
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Mertensia ciliata var. stomatechoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mertensia ciliata var. stomatechoides
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Genus: Mertensia
Parent Record Mertensia ciliata
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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