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Ipomopsis  spicata (Nutt.) V.E.Grant   
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FamilyPOLEMONIACEAE
Genus species var.Ipomopsis  spicata (Nutt.) V.E.Grant 
SynonymsGilia spicata Nutt. (basionym)
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.
dry, stony grassland
Altitudemontane-alpine
Description taproot, leaves mostly ternate or pinnate, basal leaves crowded and persistent, 1-6cm, flowers in compact, spicate inflorescence, tube 5-9mm long, limb spreading
Size5-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-18°C
cuttings in spring and late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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