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Claytonia  rosea Rydb.   
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FamilyMONTIACEAE
Genus species var.Claytonia  rosea Rydb. 
SynonymsClaytonia lanceolata var. rosea (Rydb.) R.J.Davis
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ArizonaColoradoMontanaNew MexicoUtahWyoming
rocky slopes
Altitude800-2400m
Description corm globular, basal leaves narrowly spathulate, 1-7cm, stem leaves petiolate, linear, 2-5cm, flowers 8-14mm in umbel, proximal bracts scaly-like, petals 8-10mm long
Size2-15cm
Colorrose
Bloomspring
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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