Michaux's Stitchwort (Minuartia michauxii)


Minuartia Michauxii, or more commonly know as Michaux's Stitchwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Minuartia. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Minuartia Michauxii or Michaux's Stitchwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Minuartia
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • Order: Caryophyllales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) AK (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: MA (T) MD (T)
  • State T/E Common Name: MA (Michaux's sandwort) MD (rock sandwort)

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