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Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata (Mt. hood pussypaws)
Vick, Albert F. W.

Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata

Cistanthe umbellata (Torr.) Hershkovitz var. umbellata

Mt. Hood Pussypaws

Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)

Synonym(s): Calyptridium umbellatum, Calyptridium umbellatum var. umbellatum, Spraguea umbellata


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Pubescence: Glabrous
Inflorescence: Terminal , Umbel
Fruit Type: Capsule

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink


USA: CA , ID , NV , OR , WA

Additional resources

USDA: Find Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Cistanthe umbellata var. umbellata


Record Modified: 2011-08-04
Research By: TWC Staff

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