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|Family: Caryophyllaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Stellaria||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Stellaria longipes Goldie subsp. longipes
Habit: Perennial herb, ascending to erect, 5--35 cm, generally glabrous; rhizomes white. Stem: internodes glabrous or hairs scattered, wavy. Leaf: +- evenly spaced; blade 10--40 mm, linear to lance-linear; margin not papillate, flat, shiny, sometimes ciliate near base. Inflorescence: terminal or axillary, generally 1--7-flowered, +- narrow; bracts leaf-like or +- scarious; pedicels ascending to erect, in fruit +- straight. Flower: sepals 5, 3--5.5 mm, lanceolate to +- ovate, +- acute, glabrous, margin widely scarious, in fruit +- 3-ribbed; petals 5, 1--1.2 × sepals. Seed: 0.7--1 mm, red-brown, minutely roughened. Chromosomes: 2n=generally 52,78,104.
Ecology: Streambanks, moist to boggy meadows, seeps; Elevation: (0)1250--3500 m. Bioregional Distribution: KR, NCoRI, CaRH, SN, CCo (San Luis Obispo Co.), SnBr, Wrn, n SNE, W&I; Distribution Outside California: to Alaska, Montana, New Mexico; circumboreal. Flowering Time: May--Aug
Synonyms: Stellaria longipes var. laeta S. Watson; Stellaria longipes Goldie var. longipes
Unabridged Note: 1 other subsp., 200--300 m in Alberta, Saskatchewan.
eFlora Treatment Author: Ronald L. Hartman & Richard K. Rabeler
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Stellaria longifolia
Next taxon: Stellaria media
Citation for this treatment: Ronald L. Hartman & Richard K. Rabeler 2016. Stellaria longipes subsp. longipes, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=53123, accessed on July 28, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 28, 2016.