Vascular Plants - Caryophyllaceae - Cherleria:
Cherleria biflora
Page Author: David Giblin
two-flowered sandwort 
Blooms: June-September
Habit: herb
Duration: perennial
Origin: Native
Distribution: Occurring in the Cascades of Washington from Whatcom to Pierce County; in high alpine areas of western North America, rarely in the mountains of E Canada, also in the Eurasian and American Arctic, European Alps, the Asian Altai Mountains, and the Caucasus Mountains.
Habitat: Alpine areas, often where rocky.
Accepted Name:
Cherleria biflora (L.) A.J. Moore & Dillenb.

Treated in Flora of the PNW as:
Additional Resources:

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

WTU Herbarium Specimens: View list of Cherleria biflora specimens in the WTU Herbarium database.

Washington Flora Checklist: Cherleria biflora treatment.

E-Flora BC: Cherleria biflora atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cherleria biflora images.

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

Richard Ramsden, 2017
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