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shortstyle bluebells
Mertensia brevistyla
shortstyle bluebells Borage Family
Mertensia brevistyla Boraginaceae
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common name
  shortstyle bluebells
accepted scientific name
  Mertensia brevistyla S. Watson
rules for finding collection records
  Mertensia brevistyla (355)
family name
  Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Barry Breckling
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of July

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Plant Showiness (45%)
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