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Arenaria  capillaris ssp. americana Maguire   
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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Arenaria  capillaris ssp. americana Maguire 
SynonymsArenaria capillaris var. americana (Maguire) R.J.Davis
 Eremogone capillaris var. americana (Maguire) R.L.Hartman
 Eremogone americana (Maguire) Ikonn.
Territory Western CanadaNorthwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.AlbertaBritish ColumbiaCaliforniaIdahoMontanaOregonWashington
grassland
Altitude1000-3200m
Description leaves linear to linear-subulate, 1-4cm, acuminate, shortly vaginate, flowers 1-3, bracts ovate-lanceolate, 2-3mm long, sepals glandular hirsute, petals obovate-orbiculate, 8-12mm
Size5-10cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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