Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Read more about Appalachian Sandwort at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales
Guide to the Vascular Plants of the Blue Ridge (Wofford, 1989)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
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JK Marlow jkm110416_614
April Etowah County AL
Sepals 1.5-4mm long, obtuse, margins scarious, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
JK Marlow jkm140426_619
April Pickens County SC
Leaves linear-lanceolate, larger stem leaves (7-)10-30mm long, per Weakley's Flora.
JK Marlow jkm200415_3823
April Greenville County SC
Chandler Heritage Preserve
Cymes 9-15-flowered; sepals 3-4mm long; petals 4-6(-8)mm long, per Weakley's Flora.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_minuartia_glabra
Stem leaves few, reduced upward. Plants not mat-forming, per Weakley's Flora.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_minuartia_glabra_4
Larger sepals & larger pleated petals than A. uniflora or alabamensis, per Guide to the Plants of Granite Outcrops.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmmglabra_ab1
April? Alleghaney County NC
Stems erect, leafy mostly near base, per Weakley's Flora.