Miner's Lettuce is edible, tasty, and nutritious.
Earth Day Flower Survey with rangers and volunteers in the Rancho de Guadalupe Area.
With stink bugs on it.
5 " tall
beneath mixed sun/shade
some seedlings, some buds (not yet flowering)
miner's lettuce next to the Marble Falls trail
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.