Taxon  Report   5458 
Mertensia oblongifolia  (Nutt.) G. Don  var. nevadensis  (Nelson) L.O. Williams
Sagebrush bluebells,  Sierra bluebells
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Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
© 1977 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Mertensia
Parent Record Mertensia oblongifolia
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Mertensia oblongifolia
More information about  Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Mar 24, 2018).

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