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|Family: Campanulaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Nemacladus||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Nemacladus pinnatifidus Greene
Habit: Erect, 6--20 cm, branches many from base to below middle. Stem: stiffly erect. Leaf: 5--20 mm, oblanceolate, deeply pinnately lobed, toothed or entire, glabrous, narrowed to a long petiole. Inflorescence: axis +- straight; bracts 2--5 mm, linear to elliptic, appressed to pedicel base, proximal pinnately lobed; pedicels 5--15 mm, < 0.1 mm diam, ascending to spreading, straight, tip hooked upward abruptly. Flower: not inverted; hypanthium 0.5--0.7 mm; sepals 1--1.2 mm, linear to narrowly triangular, separated by a sinus, erect; corolla not conspicuously 2-lipped, divided +- 1/3 to base, glabrous, white or faintly pink-tinged, tube bell-shaped, 1--1.4 mm, lobes elliptic, 0.5--0.8 mm, adaxial 2 reflexed, 3 abaxial spreading, or all reflexed; filaments arched, +- 0.7 mm, tip strongly curved, glabrous, appendage continuous with filament base, cells slender, acute, anthers 0.1--0.2 mm; ovary 1/2-inferior in fruit. Fruit: 3--4 mm, base, tip acute. Seed: 0.5 mm, elliptic, with widely spaced zigzag ridges.
Ecology: Dry washes, burned areas, chaparral; Elevation: 300--1520 m. Bioregional Distribution: SCo, SnGb, PR, DSon; Distribution Outside California: Baja California. Flowering Time: May--Jun
eFlora Treatment Author: Nancy R. Morin
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Nemacladus orientalis
Next taxon: Nemacladus ramosissimus
Citation for this treatment: Nancy R. Morin 2016. Nemacladus pinnatifidus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=34509, accessed on October 21, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on October 21, 2016.