Page author: David Giblin
Cherleria biflora
two-flowered sandwort

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, and in Rocky Mountains to Colorado and Arizona; circumboreal

Habitat: Moist subalpine to alpine slopes, often near snowbanks.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Cherleria biflora (L.) A. J. Moore & Dillenb.
Publication: Willdenowia 47(1): 9. 2017.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Minuartia biflora (L.) Schinz & Thell. [FNA5]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cherleria biflora in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Cherleria biflora checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Cherleria biflora atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cherleria biflora photos.

USDA Plants: Cherleria biflora information.

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