Physical Description

Morphology

Description

Herb, caespitose, 2-7 cm high. Leaves 5-10 mm long, obovate, spathulate to oblanceolate, entire or tri-lobed apically leaves sparsely glandu1ar-ciiatc. Scapa 1-2.5 cm long, erect, sparsely glandular, with 0-2 leaves. Flowers 1-3, bracteate. Calyx campanulate, sepals 2 mm long, oblong, obtuse, adnate below, glandular pubescent. Petals white, 5 mm long, oblong to obovate, base cuneate. Stamens longer or shorter than the sepals. Styles long, divergent.
Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

© Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA

Source: Missouri Botanical Garden

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Notes

Comments

The type variety androsacea is endemic to W. & E. Siberia. Two varieties are found in our area.
Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike 3.0 (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0)

© Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA

Source: Missouri Botanical Garden

Trusted

Article rating from 0 people

Average rating: 2.5 of 5

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!