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Dwarf Miner's-lettuce - Montia dichotoma


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

Agency Status
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MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 2

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General Description
Annual. Stems ascending to erect, 2–7 cm. Leaves all cauline, linear, 5–20 mm long. Flowers: petals white, 1–3 mm long; sepals ca. 2 mm long, enlarging in fruit (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
BC south to CA, ID, and MT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Habitat
Vernally moist soil of old roads and margins of ponds, seeps in the valleys (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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Dwarf Miner's-lettuce — Montia dichotoma.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from