Hemitomes congestum

A. Gray in War Department [U.S.]

in War Department [U.S.], Pacif. Railr. Rep. 6(3): 80, plate 12. 1858 ,

Common names: Gnome plant
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 8. Treatment on page 396.
Inflorescences 2–10 cm; bracts cream to pink, 10–20 × 5–10 mm. Flowers: lateral sepals 10–15 × 3–6 mm, others absent or 8–12 × 2–4 mm; corolla 12–18 mm, lobes lanceolate-ovate, base not saccate, apex acute to rounded; stamens 8–12 mm; anthers erect at anthesis, 1–2 mm; ovary 3–5 × 2–4 mm, glabrous; style 3–5 × 1–1.5; stigma yellow, 1.5–2.5 mm diam. Berries 1 cm diam. Seeds 0.2–0.4+ mm diam. 2n = 104.

Phenology: Flowering late spring–summer(-early fall).
Habitat: Mixed- deciduous or coniferous forests
Elevation: 0-2700 m

Distribution

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B.C., Calif., Oreg., Wash.

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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Facts about "Hemitomes congestum"
AuthorGary D. Wallace +
AuthorityA. Gray in War Department [U.S.] +
Common nameGnome plant +
DistributionB.C. +, Calif. +, Oreg. + and Wash. +
Elevation0-2700 m +
HabitatMixed- deciduous or coniferous forests +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering late spring–summer(-early fall). +
Publication titlein War Department [U.S.], Pacif. Railr. Rep. +
Publication year1832 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V8/V8 748.xml +
SynonymsUndefined subfam. Pyroloideae +, Undefined tribe Monotropaceae + and Undefined tribe Pyrolaceae +
Taxon familyEricaceae +
Taxon nameHemitomes congestum +
Taxon parentHemitomes +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 8 +