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Claytonia  umbellata S.Watson   
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FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Claytonia  umbellata S.Watson 
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevadaOregonWashington
rocky slopes
Altitude100-3000m
Description corm globular, stems mostly subterranean, basal leaves thick, ovate, 10-15mm, stem leaves petiolate, flowers 3-5, in ebracteate pseudoumbel, petals 6-12mm long
Size5-20cm
Colorpink, white
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyFlora of North America www.eFloras.org
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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