Hackelia
wild forget-me-not, hackelia, stickseed
9 species
5 subspecies and varieties
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Hackelia americananodding stickseed
Origin: Native
Flowers: June - August
Hackelia ciliataOkanogan stickseed
Distribution: Spokane and Stevens Counties to Okanogan and Kittitas Counties, Washington
Habitat: Dry, open slopes and flats in areas with sagebrush or ponderosa pine.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May - June
Hackelia cinereagray stickseed
Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in central and eastern Washington; central Washington to Idaho and Montana.
Habitat: Open or lightly forested areas, especially on talus or cliffs, and loose stream banks, in valleys and foothills to moderate elevations in the mountains.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
Hackelia diffusadiffuse stickseed
Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to Oregon.
Habitat: Cliffs and talus slopes.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-July
var. arida – sagebrush stickseed, steppe stickseed
var. cottonii – Cotton's stickseed
var. diffusa – diffuse stickseed
Hackelia floribundamanyflowered stickseed
Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Southern British Columbia south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.
Habitat: Thickets, meadows, stream banks and other moist places, from low elevations to mid-elevations in the mountains.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June-August
Hackelia hispidarough stickseed
Distribution: Snake River Canyon and vicinity in Oregon, Idaho and Washington; also in the Grand Coulee of Washington.
Habitat: Cliffs and talus slopes.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May - July
var. disjuncta – sagebrush stickseed
var. hispida – rough stickseed
Hackelia micranthameadow forget-me-not, blue stickseed
Distribution: Occurring chiefly east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to the Rocky Mountains.
Habitat: Moist, open hillsides seasonally wet forest openings, and riparian corridors from montane to subalpine.
Origin: Native
Flowers: June-August
Hackelia tayloriiTaylor's stickseed
Origin: Native
Hackelia venustalesser showy stickseed
Distribution: Endemic to Chelan County, WA.
Habitat: Rocky slopes with ponderosa pine, at about 1000 feet elevation.
Origin: Native
Flowers: May-June