Aquilegia formosa var. formosa

Synonyms: Aquilegia formosa var. communis B. Boivin Aquilegia formosa var. megalantha (Payson) H. St. John Aquilegia formosa var. wawawensis
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 3.

Stems and petioles glabrous or pilose, not viscid. Flowers: sepals 14-26 mm, 0.9-1.3 times as long as spurs; petal blades 3-6(-7) mm. 2n = 14.

Phenology: Flowering spring–summer (Apr–Aug).
Habitat: Mesic woods
Elevation: 0-2500 m


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Alta., B.C., Yukon, Alaska, Calif., Idaho, Mont., Nev., Oreg., Utah, Wash., Wyo.


Selected References


Lower Taxa

Alan T. Whittemore +
Fischer ex de Candolle +
Alta. +, B.C. +, Yukon +, Alaska +, Calif. +, Idaho +, Mont. +, Nev. +, Oreg. +, Utah +, Wash. +  and Wyo. +
0-2500 m +
Mesic woods +
Flowering spring–summer (Apr–Aug). +
Aquilegia formosa var. communis +, Aquilegia formosa var. megalantha +  and Aquilegia formosa var. wawawensis +
Aquilegia formosa var. formosa +
Aquilegia formosa +
variety +