USDA Forest Service Celebrating Wildflowers
Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
This species is distinguished from other perennial sandworts by its long sepals, longer than its petals. Photo by Sydney Carothers.
Scale is provided by the Jeffrey pine cone in the background. Photo by Sydney Carothers.
Minuartia decumbens range map.
Minuartia decumbens, The Lassics sandwort
- Threats may include roads, cattle, and OHV use.
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
U.S. Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave., SW, Mailstop Code: 1103
Washington DC 20250-1103
Last modified: Wednesday, 13-Oct-2010 14:35:52 EDT