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Image of <i>Minuartia verna</i>

Minuartia verna

Description

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Herbs perennial, 3--10 cm tall. Stems caespitose, basally usually woody, distally glandular pubescent. Leaves linear or subulate, 5--12 × 0.7--1 mm, glandular pubescent, rarely glabrous, abaxially prominently 3-veined. Cyme lax, 1--7-flowered. Pedicel longer than sepals, glandular pubescent. Sepals ovate, 3--4 mm, glandular pubescent, prominently 3-veined, margin narrowly membranous, apex acute to shortly acuminate. Petals ovate, ca. 5 × 3 mm, base abruptly contracted into a very short claw. Stamens shorter than petals. Styles 3. Capsule ovoid, slightly exceeding sepals, 3-valved. Seeds brown, reniform, 0.6--0.7 mm, almost smooth to acutely tuberculate. Fl. Jul--Aug, fr. Sep--Oct.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 6: 30 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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Xinjiang (Bogda Shan) [Japan, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, N Russia; Europe, North America].
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 6: 30 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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Habitat

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Rocky hillsides, rock crevices; 200--3600 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 6: 30 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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eFloras.org
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Synonym

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Arenaria verna Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 12, 2: 313. 1767 & Mant. Pl. 1: 72. 1767; Alsine verna (Linnaeus) Wahlenberg.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 6: 30 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
project
eFloras.org
original
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partner site
eFloras