Flower Namemountain sandwort
Formal NameArenaria montana
HabitatPortugal from the Pyrenees
Mountain sandwort（Scientific classification : Arenaria montana）is native to Portugal from the Pyrenees and is a member of the family Caryophyllales . It is an evergreen perennial plant. In spring, it produces white flowers by growing conglomerates from the flower stalk. The flowers can also be purple in color.
Common name: Arenaria montana, Scientific name: Arenaria montana, :plant height: 15 to 20 cm, Leaf shape: ovate, Inflorescence: opposite, Leaf length: 1-3 cm, inflorescence: clustered inflorescence, Number of petals: 5, flower color: white, diameter: 2.5 cm, Flowering season: April to May, Number of stamens: 10, Number of columns: 3, fruit type: capsule.
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Height15 ~ 20 [cm]
Diameter2.5 ~ 2.5