Claytonia chamissoi Esch.
FamilyPortulacaceae — APG family: Montiaceae
SynonymsMontia chamissonis (Esch.) Gray, Crunocallis chamissonis (Esch.) Rydb., Claytonia chamissonis Esch., Montia chamissoi (Esch.) Durand & Jackson
DescriptionPlant with thin root and long filiform stolons, ending with buds; stolons procum- bent or decumbent, rooting at nodes; leaves entire, opposite, in several pairs, oblan- ceolate to obovate-lanceolate; inflorescence bractless; sepals obovate to orbicular; petals obovate, white or pinkish; capsule 3-valved.
EcologyWet places, gravel bars.
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.