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slender stitchwort
Minuartia tenella
slender stitchwort Pink Family
Minuartia tenella Caryophyllaceae
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common names
  slender stitchwort
  rock sandwort
accepted scientific name
  Minuartia tenella (J. Gay) Mattf.
rules for finding collection records
  Arenaria stricta (278)
  Arenaria tenella (13)
  Minuartia tenella (138)
  exclude Arenaria stricta dawsonensis
  exclude Arenaria stricta dawsonensis
  exclude Arenaria stricta litorea
  exclude Arenaria stricta texana
  exclude Arenaria stricta texana
family name
  Caryophyllaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Mary Sanseverino
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.4 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed beginning of April thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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