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|Family: Caryophyllaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Gypsophila||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Gypsophila scorzonerifolia Ser.
Habit: Perennial herb 30--90 cm; rhizome stout. Leaf: blade 3--35 mm wide, linear-oblong to lanceolate. Inflorescence: +- open; flowers +- few; pedicels glandular-hairy. Flower: calyx 2--4 mm, glandular-hairy; petals 1.5--2 × calyx, white to light pink. Chromosomes: 2n=68.
Ecology: Disturbed areas; Elevation: +- 1200 m. Bioregional Distribution: SNE (Inyo Co.); Distribution Outside California: to Wyoming, Colorado, New Mexico, also southwestern Canada, +- northeastern United States; native to eastern Europe. Flowering Time: Summer--fall Note: Evidently collected in California only from urban environments.
eFlora Treatment Author: Ronald L. Hartman & Richard K. Rabeler
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Gypsophila paniculata
Next taxon: Herniaria
Citation for this treatment: Ronald L. Hartman & Richard K. Rabeler 2016. Gypsophila scorzonerifolia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=27452, accessed on February 13, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 13, 2016.