Taxon  Report   5458    
Mertensia oblongifolia  (Nutt.) G. Don  var. nevadensis  (A. Nelson) L. O. Williams
Sagebrush bluebells,  Sierra bluebells
Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
© 1977 Gary A. Monroe
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Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
© 1977 Gary A. Monroe
Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
© 2012 Barry Breckling
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Mertensia oblongifolia var. nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Dec 18, 2018).