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Thompson's cryptantha
Oreocarya thompsonii
Thompson's cryptantha Borage Family
Oreocarya thompsonii Boraginaceae
common name
  Thompson's cryptantha
accepted scientific name
  Oreocarya thompsonii (I.M. Johnst.) Abrams
rules for finding collection records
  Cryptantha thompsonii (50)
  Oreocarya thompsonii (9)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Paul Slichter
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.2 to 0.35 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 2nd week of August

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
UW Herbarium (20)
Michael G. Simpson
Links to Plant Photos
Paul Slichter (6)
SEINet (1)
Google Images
Adam Schneider (1)
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