Linnaea borealis subsp. longiflora (Torr.) Hult.
FamilyCaprifoliaceae — APG family: Caprifoliaceae
SynonymsLinnaea longiflora (Torr.) How., Linnaea borealis var. longiflora Torr.
Common namepacific twinflower
DescriptionDiffers from other 2 races of L. borealis in having coarser stem and leaves, with elliptical, acute leaves, long, narrow calyx, and long, narrow corolla.
EcologyDescribed from Oregon to Alaska and the Rocky Mountains.
Subsp. americana is more closely related to subsp. borealis.
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.