Page author: David Giblin
Cherleria obtusiloba
alpine sandwort
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to central Oregon, east to the Rocky Mountains as far south as New Mexico.

Habitat: Dry, subalpine to alpine slopes and tundra.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Cherleria obtusiloba (Rydb.) A. J. Moore & Dillenb.
Publication: Willdenowia 47(1): 12. 2017.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Arenaria obtusiloba (Rydb.) Fernald [HC]
Minuartia obtusiloba (Rydb.) House [FNA5]
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Cherleria obtusiloba checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Cherleria obtusiloba atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cherleria obtusiloba photos.

USDA Plants: Cherleria obtusiloba information.

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