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The alpine snowbell is a small herb in the family Primulaceae, with bent bell-shaped flowers with violet-blue petals. It rounded leaves are found at the base of the plant. This species is under threat of displacement with climate change.
Damp meadow, alt. 1500m ASL
Flowers from the first snowmelt though to August. Found between 900 and 3000 m ASL.
Lat: 46.54, Long: 6.99
Spotted on May 10, 2014
Submitted on Oct 27, 2014
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