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|Family: Polemoniaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Leptosiphon||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Leptosiphon breviculus (A. Gray) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Habit: Annual, hairy. Stem: 10--25 cm. Leaf: lobes 3--10 mm, linear to lance-linear. Inflorescence: head; bract lobes not connected at base. Flower: calyx 7--8 mm, membranes as wide as lobes; corolla salverform, tube 15--25 mm, maroon, glabrous, throat purple, lobes 4--6 mm, rounded, white, pink, or blue; stamens generally included. Chromosomes: 2n=18.
Ecology: Deserts, dry montane areas; Elevation: < 2400 m. Bioregional Distribution: SnGb, SnBr, DMoj. Flowering Time: May--Aug
Synonyms: Linanthus breviculus (A. Gray) Greene
eFlora Treatment Author: Robert Patterson & Robyn Battaglia
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Leptosiphon bolanderi
Next taxon: Leptosiphon ciliatus
Citation for this treatment: Robert Patterson & Robyn Battaglia 2017. Leptosiphon breviculus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=81149, accessed on February 28, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 28, 2017.