Page author: David Giblin
Mertensia brachycalyx
short-sepaled bluebells

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Washington to Oregon, east to Idaho and Montana.

Habitat: Stream and riverbanks, wet meadows, and talus slopes.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Review Group 2 in Washington (WANHP)

Pollination: Bumblebees, bees


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Accepted Name:
Mertensia brachycalyx Piper
Publication: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. xi. 477. 1906.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Mertensia brachycalyx in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Mertensia brachycalyx checklist entry

OregonFlora: Mertensia brachycalyx information

E-Flora BC: Mertensia brachycalyx atlas page

CalPhotos: Mertensia brachycalyx photos

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