Back to the introductionSearch againBack to the results

Minuartia verna (L.) Hiern.

Family - Caryophyllaceae

Common Name - Vernal Sandwort

 

Native 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 BSBI Online Flora of the British Isles Search For Pictures on Google

Search Google for more Pictures

Habitats
Bare ground
Short turf
Rocks
Description of Genus

Annual or perennial herbs.

Minuartia verna
© Quentin Groom
Life History
Perennial
UK distribution

Found in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland. (See Map)

Flowering Time

In flower during May, June, July, August and October.

Fruit

The fruit is a capsule.

Flower

The flower is actinomorphic and is white in colour.

Names in other languages and countries

Germany
Frühlings-miere
USA
Vernal Stitchwort

Latin Synonyms


Arenaria verna