Calflora
Taxon  Report   5578    
Minuartia rosei  (Maguire & Barneby) McNeill
Peanut sandwort,  Peanut stitchwort
Minuartia rosei
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Minuartia rosei
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Minuartia rosei
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Minuartia rosei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Sabulina rosei

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Minuartia rosei
© Shasta-Trinity National Forest
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 6.1; (strict endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

CNPS accepted name:
Sabulina rosei

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Arenaria rosei
ICPN: Sabulina rosei
More information about  Minuartia rosei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIRO3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 18, 2018).

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