Spergularia rubra

Red Sandspurry
Spergularia rubra

Family: Pink (Caryophyllaceae)
AKA: Red Sand Spurrey, Sand Spurrey
Photo taken on: July 11, 2005
Location: Crested Butte, CO
Life Zones: Montane to subalpine
Habitat: Disturbed soil

Grows sprawling and close to the ground with tiny flowers. Leaves are fleshy and hairy. The sepals (behind the petals) have white edges.

Pink Single Flowers