Tellima grandiflora (Pursh) Dougl.
FamilySaxifragaceae — APG family: Saxifragaceae
SynonymsTiarella alternifolia Fisch., Mitella grandiflora Pursh
Common namefringe cups
DescriptionRootstock stout; basal leaves sparsely hirsute, cordate to reniform, shallowly lobed, the lobes dentate, long-petiolated; stem hirsute, stem leaves reduced; in- florescence racemose; flowers short-pedicelled; calyx lobes triangular, glandular; petals 4, lanceolate, deeply laciniate-pinnatifid, with filiform segments, greenish- white, in age reddish-brown; stamens 10, with short filaments; capsule ovate, styles divergent; seeds tuberculate.
EcologyMoist rocks. Described from the northwest coast of North America.
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.