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Amsinckia intermedia
fireweed fiddleneck, rancher's fiddleneck

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia south, both sides of the Cascades, to Baja California, Mexico, east to Idaho, Utah, Arizona, and west Texas.

Habitat: Balds, meadows, prairies, roadsides, and other open areas at low to middle elevations.

Flowers: April-May

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Amsinckia intermedia Fisch. & C.A. Mey.
Publication: Index Seminum [St.Petersburg (Petropolitanus)] ii. 26. 1836.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Amsinckia intermedia Fisch. & C.A. Mey. var. intermedia
Amsinckia menziesii (Lehm.) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr. var. intermedia (Fisch. & C.A. Mey.) Ganders [JPM]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Amsinckia intermedia in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Amsinckia intermedia checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Amsinckia intermedia atlas page.

CalPhotos: Amsinckia intermedia photos.

USDA Plants: Amsinckia intermedia information.

19 photographs:
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