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CYPHEL Minuartia sedoides (Caryophyllaceae)<br />
Distinctive, cushion-forming perennial of damp, stony ground on mountain tops. FLOWERS are yellow, 4mm across and lack petals (Jun-Aug). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are narrow, fleshy and densely packed. STATUS-Restricted to mountains in the Scottish Highlands and a few Scottish islands.
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105895
CYPHEL Minuartia sedoides (Caryophyllaceae)
Distinctive, cushion-forming perennial of damp, stony ground on mountain tops. FLOWERS are yellow, 4mm across and lack petals (Jun-Aug). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are narrow, fleshy and densely packed. STATUS-Restricted to mountains in the Scottish Highlands and a few Scottish islands.

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Date: 1 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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