Hackelia jessicae (McGregor) Brand
FamilyBoraginaceae — APG family: Boraginaceae
SynonymsHackelia leptophylla, Lappula jessicae McGregor
DescriptionStems hirsute from branching caudex; basal leaves strigose to hirsute, oblanceolate to narrowly elliptic; cauline leaves several, oblanceolate to lance-elliptic, the upper sessile; pedicels recurved in fruit; corolla blue, with yellowish eye; marginal prickles of nutlet free to base, the intramarginal prickles several or few, much smaller than the marginal.
EcologyRoadsides; probably introduced.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.