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Dryas integrifolia (Entireleaf mountain-avens)
Clagett, Marjorie

Dryas integrifolia

Dryas integrifolia Vahl

Entireleaf Mountain-avens

Rosaceae (Rose Family)


USDA Symbol: DRIN4

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


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Fruit Type: Achene , Aggregate
Size Notes: Up to about 5 inches tall.
Fruit: Aggregated achenes.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Usually white or cream, sometimes yellow.


Canada: AB , BC , MB , NB , NL , NT , NU , ON , QC , YT
Native Habitat: Rocky Bluffs, Tundra.

Growing Conditions

Soil Moisture: Dry , Moist


Attracts: Butterflies
Larval Host: Frigga Fritillary (Boloria frigga)

Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)

Frigga Fritillary
(Boloria frigga)

Larval Host
Learn more at BAMONA

Find Seed or Plants

View propagation protocol from Native Plants Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.


Bibref 1186 - Field Guide to Moths of Eastern North America (2005) Covell, C.V., Jr.
Bibref 1185 - Field Guide to Western Butterflies (Peterson Field Guides) (1999) Opler, P.A. and A.B. Wright

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Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 69 - Flora of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago (2011) NRC Research Press, National Research Council of Canada
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Dryas integrifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Dryas integrifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Dryas integrifolia


Record Modified: 2022-11-08
Research By: TWC Staff

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