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Montia  chamissoi (Spreng.) Greene   
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FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Montia  chamissoi (Spreng.) Greene 
SynonymsClaytonia chamissoi Spreng. (basionym)
 Claytonia stolonifera C.A.Mey.
 Crunocallis chamissoi (Spreng.) Rydb.
Territory
bogs, marshes
Altitude500-3700m
Description freely rooting shoots, leaves only on stem, opposite, 2-5cm, oblanceolate, inflorescence 3-10-flowered, terminal and axillary raceme, petals 2-4mm long
Size5-20cm
Colorpinkish, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationvery moist to boggy, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, sandy soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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