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  • Scientific Names
    • Claytonia perfoliata
    • Montia perfoliata
  • English
    • Miner's Lettuce
  • German
    • Gew√∂hnliches Tellerkraut
  • Dutch
    • Winterpostelein

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Miner's lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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tomv

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April 19, 2014 12:53 PM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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smvance70

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April 19, 2014 11:42 AM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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stephsteph

Date

April 15, 2014

Description

patches along side of pathway (Upper Winter Creek Trail)

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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cbutler

Date

April 10, 2014 06:04 PM PDT

Description

This species often has variegated leaves. The leaves also vary in shape some being orbiticular, linear, or deltoid. The orbiticular leaves can go up in tiers, ending with a grouping of small white flowers.

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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wendy5

Date

April 14, 2014

Description

Here's your basic Miner's Lettuce, which I've been tasting in forests and fields lately, but hadn't thought to photograph it!

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mrchasse

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April 4, 2014 11:10 AM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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antnat

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April 12, 2014

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loloscheiner

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April 13, 2014 02:43 PM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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April 11, 2014

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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lynnwatson

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April 5, 2014 10:30 AM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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dpom

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April 10, 2014 08:31 AM PDT

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Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata

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metsa

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April 9, 2014 05:01 PM PDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Claytonia perfoliata (miner's lettuce, winter purslane, or Indian lettuce; syn. Montia perfoliata) is a fleshy annual plant native to the western mountain and coastal regions of North America from southernmost Alaska and central British Columbia south to Central America, but most common in California in the Sacramento and northern San Joaquin valleys.

No range data available.