Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Montia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Jeps.

PORTULACACEAE Family selection - Purslane family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

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Name: Montia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Jeps. Taxon selection
Rank: species
See: ► Claytonia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Swanson

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Variableleaf springbeauty

Grown habit: Forb/herb
Duration: Perennial

= Claytonia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Swanson
= Claytonia sibirica L. var. heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) A. Gray
= Montia sibirica (L.) Howell var. heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) B.L. Rob.


Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Portulacaceae
Genus: Montia

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)

Distributional map for Montia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Jeps.
Map for Montia heterophylla (Torr. & A. Gray) Jeps.
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA

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