Mertensia lanceolata (Pursh) DC.
Narrowleaf Bluebells, Prairie bluebells
Boraginaceae (Borage Family)
USDA Symbol: MELA3
Narrowleaf Bluebells is a member of the borage or forget-me-not family (family Boraginaceae). Borages are generally herbs, often covered with bristly hairs.
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: Blue
Bloom Time: May , Jun
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Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Mertensia lanceolata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Mertensia lanceolata in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff