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Sabulina basaltica
basalt sandwort, Olympic sandwort

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington, where known only from the northeastern Olympic Mountains in Washington.

Habitat: Rocky outcroppings and exposed areas in the subalpine and alpine.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Review Group 1 in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Sabulina basaltica B.S. Legler
Publication: PhytoKeys 81: 79-102. 2017.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Arenaria rossii R. Br. ex Richardson, misapplied [HC]
Arenaria rossii R. Br. ex Richardson var. rossii, misapplied [HC]
Minuartia elegans (Cham. & Schltdl.) Schischk., misapplied [FNA5]
Minuartia rossii (R. Br. ex Richardson) Graebn., misapplied [FNA5]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Sabulina basaltica in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Sabulina basaltica checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Sabulina basaltica information.

E-Flora BC: Sabulina basaltica atlas page.

CalPhotos: Sabulina basaltica photos.

USDA Plants: Sabulina basaltica information.

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