Cassiope tetragona subsp. saximontana

(Small) A. E. Porsild

Canad. Field-Naturalist 54: 68. 1940,

Basionyms: Cassiope saximontana Small in N. L. Britton et al., N. Amer. Fl. 29: 59. 1914
Synonyms: Cassiope tetragona var. saximontana (Small) C. L. Hitchcock
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 447.
Leaves (3–)5(–6) mm. Pedicels to 8 mm, not extending beyond branch tips, usually to 3 times leaf length, not elongating in fruit. Corollas 4–6 mm.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Aug.
Habitat: Rocky slopes and alpine tundra
Elevation: 1700-2800 m

Distribution

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Alta., B.C., N.W.T., Yukon, Alaska, Mont., Wash.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

AuthorGary D. Wallace +
Authority(Small) A. E. Porsild +
BasionymsCassiope saximontana +
DistributionAlta. +, B.C. +, N.W.T. +, Yukon +, Alaska +, Mont. + and Wash. +
Elevation1700-2800 m +
HabitatRocky slopes and alpine tundra +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering Jun–Aug. +
Publication titleCanad. Field-Naturalist +
Publication year2002 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V8/V8 881.xml +
SynonymsCassiope tetragona var. saximontana +
Taxon familyEricaceae +
Taxon nameCassiope tetragona subsp. saximontana +
Taxon parentCassiope tetragona +
Taxon ranksubspecies +
VolumeVolume 8 +