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Mertensia platyphylla
broadleaf bluebells Borage Family
Mertensia platyphylla Boraginaceae
common name
  broadleaf bluebells
accepted scientific name
  Mertensia platyphylla A. Heller
rules for finding collection records
  Mertensia paniculata subcordata (22)
  Mertensia platyphylla (147)
family name
Image Author: Steve Sullivan
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is .33 to .5 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
UW Herbarium (11)
Links to Plant Photos
Measurable Photos (7)
Paul Slichter (3)
G.D.Carr (5)
Adam Schneider (1)
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