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Montia parvifolia

Montia parvifolia (Moc. ex DC.) Greene

Littleleaf Minerslettuce

Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: MOPA2

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul

Distribution

USA: AK , CA , ID , MT , OR , WA
Canada: AB

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW FACW FACW FAC
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 Montia parvifolia in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Montia parvifolia in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Montia parvifolia

Metadata

Record Modified: 2010-07-05
Research By: TWC Staff

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