Androsace septentrionalis

Rock Primrose
Androsace septentrionalis

Family: Primrose (Primulaceae)
AKA: Fairy Candelabra, Pygmyflower Rockjasmine
Photo taken on: May 9, 2004
Location: Almont, CO
Life Zones: Foothills to alpine
Habitat: Woods, meadows

A delicate plant that grows to 8" with tiny flowers on candelabra-like stems. Leaves are basal. arrow

Androsace septentrionalis

 

The photo above was taken at 8,000ft, the one at left at 12,000ft.

Photo taken on: July 5, 2013
Location: Cottonwood Pass, CO

Flora of North America reference.

White/Cream Single Flowers