Living Collection Virtual Herbarium

Saxifragaceae
Heuchera cylindrica Douglas ex Hook.

Verified by: Temperate sect.1 August 2011
Notes: Verified with Flora of North America online (www.eFloras.org). Inflorescence a thyrse, scape leafless. Hypanthium hairy to 5mm long, campanulate. Sepals erect, yellow green and hairy. No petals. Carpels 2 semi inferior and half fused. Styles 1.5-2mm long. Stamens 5, included, filaments longer than the anthers. The Flora states 'There is no value in recognizing infraspecific taxa until phylogentic work is done'
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Wild voucher no:                               28 July 2003
Locality: USA, Washington, Lincoln Co., Columbia plateau, Fishtrap grazing allotment, 11.2 km NE of Sprague.
Coordinates: 640m
Field notes: Associated with Artemisia tripartita, Festuca idahoensis, Pseudoroegneria spicata, Artemisia tridentata, Amelanchier alniflolia, Rosa woodsii, Prunus virginiana, Lomatium dissectum, Lupinus sericeus, Gaillardia aristata and Symphoricarpos albus. MSB 0198341.
Collector:Millenium Seed Bank #130-007

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