[Wildflowers East of the Cascades ID Key- 5 Petals]

The Pink Family East of the Cascade Mts.

Caryophyllaceae

Ballhead Sandwort: Arenaria congesta

Partial Listing of Members of the Pink Family Found East of the Cascade Mts.:

1. Corn Cockle: Agrostemma githago -

2. Sandworts: The Genus Arenaria -

3. Mouse-ears and Chickweeds: The Genus Cerastium -

4. Grass Pink: Dianthus armeria -

5. Baby's Breath: Gypsophila paniculata - Found near Bend, OR and Klamath Falls, OR.

6. Jagged Chickweed: Holosteum umbellatum -

7. Sage-like Loeflingia: Loeflingia squarrosa ssp. artemisiarum - Near Hines, OR

8. Sandworts: The Genus Minuartia -

9. Sandworts: The Genus Moehringia -

10. Sticky Chickweed: Pseudostellaria jamesiana (Stellaria jamesiana) -

11. Pearlwort: The Genus Sagina -

12. The Soapweeds: The Genus Saponaria -

13. Knawel, German Knotwort: Scleranthus annuus -

14. The Silenes: The Genus Silene -

15. Corn Spurry: Spergula arvensis -

16. Sand Spurry: The Genus Spergularia -

17. Chickweeds: The Genus Stellaria -

18. Cowcockle, Cow Soapwort: Vaccaria hispanica (Synonyms: Saponaria vaccaria, Vaccaria pyramidata, Vaccaria segetalis, Vaccaria vulgaris) -


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