Aquilegia coerulea var. ochroleuca

Hooker

Bot. Mag., plate 5477. 1864.

Endemic
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.

Leaves 2×-ternately compound. Flowers: sepals white or pale blue, 26-40 mm; petals: spurs 36-54 mm, blades 19-25 mm; stamens 13-18 mm. 2n = 14.


Phenology: Flowering summer (late Jun–Aug).
Habitat: Rocky slopes or near streams, in open woodland or herbland
Elevation: 2000-3600 m

Distribution

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Idaho, Mont., Nev., Utah, Wyo.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
Alan T. Whittemore +
Hooker +
9 cm90 mm <br />0.09 m <br /> (37 cm370 mm <br />0.37 m <br />) +
cuneate +, truncate +  and cordate +
straight +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +
1.3 cm13 mm <br />0.013 m <br /> (2.8 cm28 mm <br />0.028 m <br />) +
spatulate;oblong +
1.9 cm19 mm <br />0.019 m <br /> (2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br />) +
5mm;14mm +
globose;cylindric +
1-10-flowered +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (30 cm300 mm <br />0.3 m <br />) +
Idaho +, Mont. +, Nev. +, Utah +  and Wyo. +
2000-3600 m +
1-10-flowered +
showy +  and inconspicuous +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (30 cm300 mm <br />0.3 m <br />) +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br />) +
sessile +  and aggregate +
Rocky slopes or near streams, in open woodland or herbland +
axillary +  and terminal +
whorled +, opposite +  and alternate +
cauline +  and basal +
4.2 cm42 mm <br />0.042 m <br /> (6.1 cm61 mm <br />0.061 m <br />) +
not viscid +
parted +  and lobed +
1.3 cm13 mm <br />0.013 m <br /> (4.2 cm42 mm <br />0.042 m <br />) +
palmate +  and pinnate +
distinct +
conspicuous +
reduced +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (3 cm30 mm <br />0.03 m <br />) +
Flowering summer (late Jun–Aug). +
5 +  and 10 +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
pilose +  and glabrous +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (7 cm70 mm <br />0.07 m <br />) +
Bot. Mag., plate +
not arillate +  and stalked +
obovoid +
pale blue;white +
not persistent +
distinct +
perpendicular +
3 +  and 6 +
elliptic-ovate +  and lanceovate +
2.6 cm26 mm <br />0.026 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (2.3 cm23 mm <br />0.023 m <br />) +
divergent +  and parallel +
pink +, blue +  and white +
straight +
backward-pointing +
tapered +
slender +
3.6 cm36 mm <br />0.036 m <br /> (5.4 cm54 mm <br />0.054 m <br />) +
scale-like +
15 cm150 mm <br />0.15 m <br /> (80 cm800 mm <br />0.8 m <br />) +
persistent +
Aquilegia coerulea var. ochroleuca +
Aquilegia coerulea +
variety +
enlarged +
herbaceous +  and woody +