[Springbeauties and Miner's Lettuce: The Genus Claytonia East of the Cascade Mts. of Oregon and Washington]

Cushion Miner's Lettuce, Rosetted Springbeauty

Claytonia rubra ssp. depressa

Synonyms: Claytonia parviflora var. depressa, Claytonia perfoliata var. depressa, Montia perfoliata var. depressa

Cushion Miner's Lettuce, Rosetted Springbeauty: Claytonia rubra ssp. depressa (Synonyms: Claytonia parviflora var. depressa, Claytonia perfoliata var. depressa, Montia perfoliata var. depressa)

Cushion miner's lettuce as seen in vernally moist swales in scablands along FS Road #30 at the east end of Big Summit Prairie, Ochoco National Forest...........May10, 2017.

Cushion Miner's Lettuce, Rosetted Springbeauty: Claytonia rubra ssp. depressa (Synonyms: Claytonia parviflora var. depressa, Claytonia perfoliata var. depressa, Montia perfoliata var. depressa)

Cushion miner's lettuce observed along the Fremont National Recreation Trail on the northwest-facing slopes of Hager Mountain, Fremont-Winema Nationa Forest.......June 18, 2020.

Cushion Miner's Lettuce, Rosetted Springbeauty: Claytonia rubra ssp. depressa (Synonyms: Claytonia parviflora var. depressa, Claytonia perfoliata var. depressa, Montia perfoliata var. depressa) - Cushion Miner's Lettuce, Rosetted Springbeauty: Claytonia rubra ssp. depressa (Synonyms: Claytonia parviflora var. depressa, Claytonia perfoliata var. depressa, Montia perfoliata var. depressa)

Cushion miner's lettuce as seen (left) in vernally moist swales in meadows west of FS Road #4215 in Antler Prairie, Ochoco National Forest...........May 27, 2016. The photo at right shows cushion miner's lettuce as seen amongst the campsites at Ochoco Forest Camp, Ochoco National Forest.........May 29, 2016.

Paul Slichter