Triteleia dudleyi


Amer. Midl. Naturalist 25: 86. 1941.

Common names: Dudley’s triteleia
Synonyms: Brodiaea dudleyi (Hoover) Munz
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 340. Mentioned on page 339.

Leaves 10–30 cm × 3–11 mm. Scape 10–35 cm, smooth. Flowers: perianth pale yellow, drying purplish, 18–24 mm, tube ± cylindrical to narrowly funnelform, 8–12 mm, lobes spreading, lanceolate, 8–12 mm; stamens attached at 1 level, unequal, alternately long and short; filaments dilated entire length or narrowly triangular, 2 or 3.5 mm, sometimes with short, blunt apical appendages; anthers lavender, 1 mm; ovary equal to or longer than stipe; pedicel slender, 1.5–4 cm. 2n = 16.

Phenology: Flowering summer (Jul).
Habitat: Subalpine forests, black soils
Elevation: 3000–3500 m


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Lower Taxa