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Mertensia  lanceolata (Pursh) A.DC.   
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FamilyBORAGINACEAE
Genus species var.Mertensia  lanceolata (Pursh) A.DC. 
SynonymsPulmonaria lanceolata Pursh (basionym)
 Cerinthoides lanceolatum (Pursh) Kuntze
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
american prairie
Altitudemont.-subalpinský
Description leaves spathulate, pubescent, ciliate, stem leaves alternate, thick, linear, flowers pendent, narrow, tubular, in bud rose, in open panicle
Size10-20cm
Colorblue
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyScoggan, H.J. (1978-1979) The Flora of Canada
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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