Vascular Plants - Caryophyllaceae - Sagina:
Sagina saginoides
Page Author: David Giblin
arctic pearlwort, alpine pearlwort 
Blooms: May-September.
Habit: herb
Duration: biennial,perennial
Origin: Native
Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska south to California, east to the Rocky Mountains in the U.S. and Alberta; east across northern Canada to Greenland.
Habitat: Open areas, typically where at least seasonally moist, from mid elevations to the alpine.
Accepted Name:
Sagina saginoides (L.) Karst.
Synonyms:
Sagina linnaei C. Presl
Sagina micrantha (Bunge) Fernald
Sagina saginoides (L.) H. Karsten var. hesperia Fernald
Spergula saginoides L.

Treated in Flora of the PNW as:
Sagina saginoides
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria Specimens: View list of all Sagina saginoides specimens in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WTU Herbarium Specimens: View list of Sagina saginoides specimens in the WTU Herbarium database.

Washington Flora Checklist: Sagina saginoides treatment.

E-Flora BC: Sagina saginoides atlas page.

CalPhotos: Sagina saginoides images.

USDA Plants Database: Sagina saginoides.
Additional photographs of Sagina saginoides:
(click on a thumbnail to view larger photo)

Craig Althen, 2011

Craig Althen, 2011

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012

G. D. Carr, 2012
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