|Jepson Flora Project: Jepson Interchange|
|TREATMENT FROM THE JEPSON MANUAL (1993)||
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Jepson Interchange (more information)
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Species in genus: 1 sp
Etymology: (J.W. Draper, Am historian and scientist, 1800's)
Stem prickles, minute, reflexed
Leaves alternate; blade 730 mm, 1540 mm wide, 36-lobed, lobes acute, generally entire
Inflorescence: pedicels < 5 mm in flower, < 15 mm in fruit
Flower: calyx lobes 35 mm, stiffly ciliate, appendages 12 mm; corolla 2 mm, 14 mm wide, bell-shaped, white or purplish; filaments < corolla tube, anthers << 1 mm; style < 1 mm, tip lobed
Seed generally 1, reddish, smooth but regularly, deeply pitted in rows
Ecology: Streambanks, meadows, thickets
Elevation: 15002200 m.
Bioregional distribution: Modoc Plateau
Distribution outside California: to British Columbia, Montana, Colorado
Leaves: upper and lower similar, deeply 513-lobed
Flower: corolla 612 mm, 1030 mm wide, white with black dots radiating from center almost to margins, sometimes faintly blue-tinted or -veined; filaments = corolla tube
Ecology: Coastal bluffs, grassy slopes
Elevation: 151500 m.
Bioregional distribution: Northwestern California, Central Coast, San Francisco Bay Area
Distribution outside California: Oregon
Horticultural information: SUN: 4, 5, 15, 16, 17, 24 &SHD: 7, 14, 20, 21, 22, 23.