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|Family: Campanulaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Nemacladus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Nemacladus montanus Greene
Habit: Erect, 8--18 cm, 1st branches generally 2--2.5 cm from base. Stem: ascending. Leaf: 6--18 mm, oblanceolate to elliptic, entire or obscurely toothed, hairy, narrowed to short, wide petiole. Inflorescence: axis strongly zigzag; bracts 1--3 mm, linear to lanceolate, spreading; pedicels 10--15 mm, 0.1 mm diam, ascending, generally straight, tip upturned. Flower: not inverted; hypanthium +- 1 mm; sepals +- 2 mm, triangular, erect; corolla conspicuously 2-lipped, divided +- to base, white, glabrous or ciliate, 3 adaxial lobes erect, 2 mm, yellow spot at base and 2 maroon arches above, 2 abaxial spreading, 3--4 mm, 2 maroon lines near base; filaments declined, +- 3 mm, tip +- curved, glabrous, appendage pad at base of filaments, cells obtuse, anthers +- 0.5 mm; ovary 1/2-inferior. Fruit: 2.5--3 mm, base acute, tip +- pointed. Seed: +- 1 mm, elliptic, with deeply impressed, vertical lines. Chromosomes: n=9.
Ecology: Serpentine soils; Elevation: 300--1200 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCoRI, NCoRH, n ScV, se SnFrB (Mount Hamilton). Flowering Time: May--Jul
eFlora Treatment Author: Nancy R. Morin
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Nemacladus longiflorus var. longiflorus
Next taxon: Nemacladus orientalis
Citation for this treatment: Nancy R. Morin 2016. Nemacladus montanus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=34508, accessed on April 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on April 28, 2016.