[The Montias of the Columbia River Gorge of Oregon and Washington]
Annual Water Miner's-lettuce, Blinks, Spring Water Chickweed, Water Chickweed
Montia fontana var. tenerrima
Synonyms: Claytonia hallii, Montia clara, Montia dipetala, Montia fontana ssp. fontana, Montia fontana var. lamprosperma, Montia fontana var. tenerrima, Montia funstonii, Montia hallii, Montia minor
Water chickweed growing in a small vernal stream at the Columbia Land Trust's Bowman Creek Preserve, Klickitat River Gorge.............May 1, 2011.
Water chickweed as seen at Catherine Creek in the Columbia River Gorge..........April 14, 2007. Note the opposite stem leaves and the creeping stems which root at the nodes.
Water chickweed as seen at Catherine Creek in the Columbia River Gorge...........January 13, 2018.