Pedicularis bracteosa var. paysoniana

(Pennell) Cronquist in C. L. Hitchcock et al.

Vasc. Pl. Pacif. N.W. 4: 358. 1959.

Common names: Payson's lousewort
IllustratedEndemic
Basionyms: Pedicularis paysoniana Pennell Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 61: 446. 1934
Synonyms: P. bracteosa subsp. paysoniana (Pennell) W. A. Weber
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 517. Mentioned on page 510, 515.

Flowers: calyx tomentose, lobes triangular; corolla: tube yellow; galea yellow, 10–15 mm, beakless, apex obtuse, sometimes acute; abaxial lip yellow.


Phenology: Flowering Jun–Aug.
Habitat: Moist alpine slopes, grassy meadows, coniferous forests.
Elevation: 2200–3600 m.

Distribution

Colo., Idaho, Mont., N.Mex., Utah, Wyo.

Discussion

The long, open throat of the galea of var. paysoniana raises the summit of the galea well above the abaxial lip as compared to the other varieties.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br /> (0.65 cm6.5 mm <br />0.0065 m <br />) +
beakless +  and beaked +
ciliate +  and glabrous +
Acute (?) +  and Obtuse (?) +
Bruce W. Robart +
(Pennell) Cronquist in C. L. Hitchcock et al. +
Pedicularis paysoniana +
straight +
0.08 cm0.8 mm <br />8.0e-4 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (27 cm270 mm <br />0.27 m <br />) +
2-pinnatifid;1-pinnatifid;undivided;lanceolate;2-pinnatifid;1-pinnatifid;lanceolate +
not leathery +  and not fleshy +
8mm;150mm +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
subulate +  and trullate +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br />) +
tubular +, campanulate +  and symmetric +
0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
fleshy +  and woody +
whorled +  and alternate +
Payson's lousewort +
white +, yellow +, red +, purple +  and pink +
1.4 cm14 mm <br />0.014 m <br /> (2.7 cm27 mm <br />0.027 m <br />) +
Colo. +, Idaho +, Mont. +, N.Mex. +, Utah +  and Wyo. +
2200–3600 m. +
hairy +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
indehiscent +, septicidal +, loculicidal +  and dehiscence +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
Moist alpine slopes, grassy meadows, coniferous forests. +
axillary +  and terminal +
spiral +, whorled +, alternate +  and opposite +
deciduous +
basal +  and cauline +
triangular +
entire +, serrate +  and 2-serrate +
nonoverlapping +  and overlapping +
crenate +  and serrate +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
campylotropous-like +
0.05 cm0.5 mm <br />5.0e-4 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
Flowering Jun–Aug. +
Vasc. Pl. Pacif. N.W. +
15-75-flowered;simple +
5 +  and 100 +
5 +  and 2 +
Illustrated +  and Endemic +
subequal +
aerial +  and subterranean +
Woolly (?) +, Villous (?) +, Hispid (?) +  and Glabrous (?) +
tomentose;hispid;tomentose;hispid;glabrous;glandular;scattered;glabrous;glabrous +
P. bracteosa subsp. paysoniana +
Pedicularis bracteosa var. paysoniana +
Pedicularis bracteosa +
variety +
0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +