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Caltha  leptosepala DC.   
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FamilyRANUNCULACEAE
Genus species var.Caltha  leptosepala DC. 
SynonymsCaltha chionophila Greene
 Caltha howellii (Huth) Greene
 Psychrophila leptosepala (DC.) W.A.Weber
Territory
bogs, marshes
Altitude700-3900m
Description leaves petiolate, oblong-ovate, to 6cm long, basal lobes not overlapping, stem short, with single leaf, floral scape 10-20cm long, petals abaxially bluish
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, uncovered, moist, germ. 3-12 months, 10-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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