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Mertensia macdougalii

Mertensia macdougalii A. Heller

Macdougal's Bluebells

Boraginaceae (Borage family)


USDA Symbol: MEMA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Notes: Up to about 14 inches tall.
Fruit: 4 nutlets.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


Native Habitat: Canyon sides, woodlands, pine forests.

Web Reference

Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Webref 15 - The American Southwest (1994) John Crossley

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2021-02-25
Research By: CBR

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