Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

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Robert W. Freckmann
Family Campanulaceae
Campanula aparinoides Pursh
marsh bellflower
Campanula: Latin campana for "little bell"
aparinoides: like Galium aparine, from its adherent foliage
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Status: Native
Plant: tangling perennial, 6"-36" tall forb; stems weak, somewhat 3-angled, covered with short, hooking bristles
Flower: pale blue to white, 5-parted, 1/4" -1/2" long, funnel-shaped; solitary, long stalked, nodding; blooms June-Aug.
Leaf:thin, often with rough spots on the edges and midvein below
Habitat: wet; meadows, streambanks

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