|Scientific Name||Collomia linearis||USDA PLANTS Symbol||COLI2|
|Common Name||Tiny Trumpet, Narrow-leaf Collomia||ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.||31041|
Life zones and habitat: Plains to subalpine (4500 to 11000 ft); meadows, forests, streamsides, disturbed areas; widespread.
Plant: Erect, single-stemmed annual, 2 to 20 inches tall, stem slightly hairy.
Leaves: Basal and stem leaves, lanceolate to narrowly elliptic, 3/8 to 2-3/8 inches long, slightly hairy, entire edges.
Inflorescence: Dense terminal cluster of multiple small pink flowers, 1/4-inch long, 5 petals, surrounded by leafy bracts.
Bloom Period: June to August.
References: "A Field Guide to Wildflowers of the Rocky Mountains" by Carl Schreier, "Flora of Colorado" by Jennifer Ackerfield, and SEINet.
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Banner photo: Ten Mile Range and Rhodiola integrifolia (King’s Crown) in Summit County