Chrysosplenium tetrandrum (Lund) T. Fries
FamilySaxifragaceae — APG family: Saxifragaceae
SynonymsChrysosplenium alternifolium subsp. tetrandrum (Lund) Hult., Chrysosplenium alternifolium var. tetrandrum Lund
Common namenorthern water carpet
DescriptionRhizome slender; basal leaves rounded-reniform, cordate, with- few shallow lobes, glabrous or somewhat pubescent; petiole long, sparsely pubescent or gla- brous; cauline leaves truncate at base, 3-5-lobed; bracts 3-lobed; sepals green; stamens on the average 4, short; seeds smooth.
EcologyWet places, springs, along streams.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.