Blue and Purple Flowers
organized by shape


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Four Petals

Blue Clematis

(clematis occidentalis)

Alpine Willowherb

(epilobium anagallidifolium)

Lyall's Rockcress

(arabis lyalli)

Alpine Speedwell

(veronica wormskjoldii)
Five Petals

Sticky Purple Geranium

(geranium viscosissimum)

Purple Saxifrage

(saxifraga oppositifolia)

Showy Jacob's Ladder

(polemonium pulcherrimum)

Sky-Pilot

(polemonium viscosum)

Wild Blue Flax

(linum lewisii)

Alpine Forget-me-not

(myosotis alpestris)

Stickseed

(hackelia floribunda)

Silky Scorpionweed

(phacelia sericea)

Blue Beardtongue

(penstemon albertinus)

Creeping Beardtongue

(penstemon ellipticus)

Mountain Gentian

(gentiana calycosa)

Tall Lungwort

(mertensia paniculata)
Six Petals

Pasque Flower

(anemone patens)

Blue-Eyed Grass

(sisyrinchium montanum)
Many Petals

Leafy Aster

(aster foliaceus)

Parry's Townsendia

(townsendia parryii)
Bunches

Silky Scorpionweed

(phacelia sericea)

Kittentails

(besseya wyomingensis)

Sawwort

(saussurea densa)

Showy Locoweed

(oxytropis splendens)

Fern-Leaved Desert Parsley

(lomatium dissectum)

Heal-All

(prunella vulgaris)

Alpine Speedwell

(veronica wormskjoldii)
Composite

Leafy Aster

(aster foliaceus)

Parry's Townsendia

(townsendia parryii)
Bell-Shaped

Common Harebell

(campanula rotundifolia)

Mountain Gentian

(gentiana calycosa)

Tall Lungwort

(mertensia paniculata)

Blue Beardtongue

(penstemon albertinus)

Creeping Beardtongue

(penstemon ellipticus)

Nodding Onion

(allium cernuum)
Irregular-Shaped

Round-Leaved Orchid

(orchis rotundifolia)

Hedge Nettle

(stachys palustris)

Common Butterwort

(pinguicula vulgaris)

Elephant-head

(pedicularis groenlandica)

Bracted Lousewort

(pedicularis bracteosa)

Early Blue Violet

(viola adunca)

Bog Violet

(viola nephrophylla)

Heal-All

(prunella vulgaris)

Wild Bergamot

(monarda fistulosa)

Showy Locoweed

(oxytropis splendens)

Tall Larkspur

(delphinium glaucum)

Low Larkspur

(delphinium bicolor)

Silky Lupine

(lupinus sericeus)

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