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Cymopterus montanus (Mountain springparsley)
Williams, Pam

Cymopterus montanus

Cymopterus montanus Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray

Mountain Springparsley, Montana Wavewing

Apiaceae (Carrot Family)

Synonym(s): Phellopterus montanus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.
Flower: Flowers are pinkish-purple to white.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


USA: CO , KS , NE , NM , OK , SD , TX , WY

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Cymopterus montanus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Cymopterus montanus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cymopterus montanus


Record Modified: 2023-02-03
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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