Family = Asteraceae, Genus = Arnica, Species = latifolia, including synonyms,
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|Arnica gracilis (slender arnica, small-head arnica, slender leopardbane)
(= Arnica latifolia var. gracilis in Flora of the Pacific Northwest)
Perennial from a scaly caudex, the several slender stems 1-3 dm. high.
Distribution: Occurring in mountainous areas throughout Washington; British Columbia south to California, east to Colorado and Utah.
Habitat: Rocky places, usually at rather high elevations in the mountains.
|Arnica latifolia (broadleaf arnica, broad leaved arnica, mountain arnica, daffodil leopardbane)
(= Arnica latifolia var. latifolia in Flora of the Pacific Northwest)
Perennial, 1-6 dm. tall, glandular at least above. The similar Arnica cordifolia has larger heads, frequently solitary; its leaves and achenes are pubescent.
Distribution: Both sides of the Cascades in Washington; Alaska south through Washington.
Habitat: Common in open forests and open, rocky areas at mid- to high elevations in the mountains.
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