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Frasera umpquaensis M. Peck & Applegate
Habit: Plant 3--14 dm, glabrous. Stem: 1. Leaf: basal 15--30 cm, 3--10 cm wide, spoon-shaped to obovate, tips acute; cauline wide-elliptic, tips acuminate, proximal whorled, distal often opposite, proximal to mid-stem leaves not white-margined. Inflorescence: dense, interrupted below or not; pedicels 2--10 mm. Flower: calyx 8--12 mm; corolla 8--12 mm, pale yellow-green, blue-tinged or not, lobes elliptic-ovate, obtuse to acute, ridge between stamens long-fringed, nectary pit 1 per lobe, round.
Ecology: Mtn meadows; Elevation: 1700--1900 m. Bioregional Distribution: KR; Distribution Outside California: southwestern Oregon. Flowering Time: Jul--Aug Note: Treated as a synonym of Swertia fastigiata Pursh [Frasera fastigiata (Pursh) A. Heller] in TJM (1993).
Synonyms: Swertia umpquaensis (M. Peck & Applegate) H. St. John
eFlora Treatment Author: Bruce G. Baldwin
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Frasera tubulosa
Next taxon: Gentiana
Citation for this treatment: Bruce G. Baldwin 2016. Frasera umpquaensis, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=26080, accessed on October 26, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on October 26, 2016.