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Cymopterus  montanus (Nutt.) Torr. & A.Gray   
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FamilyAPIACEAE
Genus species var.Cymopterus  montanus (Nutt.) Torr. & A.Gray 
SynonymsPhellopterus montanus Nutt. (basionym)
 Cymopterus campestris (Nutt.) Torr. & A.Gray
 Leptocnemia campestris Nutt.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.North-Central U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ColoradoKansasNebraskaNew MexicoOklahomaSouth DakotaTexasWyoming
american prairie
Description acaulescent, leaves in outline ovate-oblong, bi- or tripinnate, ultimate segments crowded, obtuse, umbels spherical amongst leaves, bracts of involucel conspicuous
Size5-30cm
Colorwhite, purple
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or as soon as possible
BibliographyMartin, W.C. et al. (1980) A flora of New Mexico
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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