Miner's Lettuce

Claytonia perfoliata

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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.

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  1. (c) devra, some rights reserved (CC BY), http://www.flickr.com/photos/21703936@N08/3437249232
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claytonia_perfoliata

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