Calflora
Taxon  Report   5456    
Mertensia oblongifolia  (Nutt.) G. Don
Oblongleaf bluebells,   Sagebrush bluebells
Mertensia oblongifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
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Bloom Period

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSMertensia bakeri var. osterhoutii
PLANTSMertensia bakeri
PLANTSMertensia fusiformis
PLANTSMertensia lanceolata var. fendleri
PLANTSMertensia lanceolata var. nivalis
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More information about  Mertensia oblongifolia

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 04/19/2021).