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Campanula rotundifolia L.
bluebell bellflower

General Information
Symbol: CARO2
Group: Dicot
Family: Campanulaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: CAN   N
GL   N
L48   N
AK   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM   


Symbol Scientific Name
CAROI Campanula rotundifolia L. var. intercedens (Witasek) Farw.
CAROG Campanula rotundifolia L. ssp. groenlandica (Berlin) Á. Löve & D. Löve
CAHE15 Campanula heterodoxa Bong.
CAGIG4 Campanula gieseckiana Vest ex Schult. ssp. groenlandica (Berlin) Böcher
CAAL19 Campanula alaskana (A. Gray) W. Wight ex J.P. Anderson
CAGI15 Campanula gieseckiana Vest ex Schult.
CAPE27 Campanula petiolata A. DC.
CAROA4 Campanula rotundifolia L. var. alaskana A. Gray
CAGIA2 Campanula gieseckiana Vest ex Schult. var. arctica (Lange) Böcher
CAROA5 Campanula rotundifolia L. var. alpina Tuck.
CAROA6 Campanula rotundifolia L. var. arctica Lange
CAGR39 Campanula groenlandica Berlin
CAIN28 Campanula intercedens Witasek
CAROI2 Campanula rotundifolia L. ssp. intercedens (Witasek) Á. Löve & D. Löve
CAROV Campanula rotundifolia L. var. velutina A. DC.
CASA13 Campanula sacajaweana M. Peck
CADU9 Campanula dubia A. DC.
CAROP Campanula rotundifolia L. var. petiolata (A. DC.) J.K. Henry
CAROL Campanula rotundifolia L. var. lancifolia Mert. & W.D.J. Koch


Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Campanulales
Family Campanulaceae – Bellflower family
Genus Campanula L. – bellflower
Species Campanula rotundifolia L. – bluebell bellflower

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
New York
Exploitably Vulnerable

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Alaska UPL
Arid West FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FACU
Great Plains FAC
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FACU
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU



Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds


Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Description of Values

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