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Mitella stauropetala (Smallflower miterwort)
Glase, Terry

Mitella stauropetala

Mitella stauropetala Piper

Smallflower Miterwort

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage Family)


USDA Symbol: MIST3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Shape: Cordate
Leaf Pubescence: Glabrous
Leaf Margin: Ciliate , Crenate
Leaf Apex: Obtuse

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: CO , ID , MT , OR , UT , WA , WY

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.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-06-24
Research By: JAM

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