Taxon  Report   5578 
Minuartia rosei  (Maguire & Barneby) McNeill
Peanut sandwort,  Peanut stitchwort
Minuartia rosei
© Shasta-Trinity National Forest
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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
© 2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Minuartia
Yellow Pine Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
CNPS accepted name: Sabulina rosei
Alternate Names:
(according to)

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 CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Aug 15, 2018).

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