Page author: David Giblin
Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana
four-angled mountain heather, white arctic mountain heather
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington\'s North Cascades Mountains. Alaska to Washington, also in Montana.

Habitat: Open, rocky areas in the subalpine and alpine.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Description:

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Accepted Name:
Cassiope tetragona (L.) D. Don ssp. saximontana (Small) A.E. Porsild
Publication: Canad. Field-Naturalist. 54: 68. 1940.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Cassiope saximontana Small
Cassiope tetragona (L.) D. Don var. saximontana (Small) C.L. Hitchc. [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana photos.

USDA Plants: Cassiope tetragona ssp. saximontana information.

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