Identification: Small Plant with Aggressive Serrated Leaves, Tiny Thorns on Flower Stems, and Small White Flowers

Discussion in 'Pacific Northwest Native Plants' started by jason9v, May 18, 2019.

  1. jason9v

    jason9v Active Member

    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Vancouver
    Hello Everyone,

    Do you know what this plant is? It has aggressively spikey leaves that stay on the ground, long flower stems that have tiny thorns, and small white flowers.

    Location : Pacific Ranges
    Elevation : 1100 m
    Season : Late July

    Jason

    Plant 15 - 1 Overview.jpg Plant 15 - 2 Detail.jpg
     
  2. Ron B

    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

    Messages:
    21,322
    Likes Received:
    813
    Location:
    WA USA (Z8)
    Look at treatments of Saxifraga species found in the area.
     
  3. jason9v

    jason9v Active Member

    Messages:
    88
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    Vancouver
  4. Daniel Mosquin

    Daniel Mosquin Paragon of Plants UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

    Messages:
    10,586
    Likes Received:
    626
    Location:
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Look again at Micranthes ferruginea (formerly in Saxifraga)
     
    jason9v likes this.

Share This Page