Eremogone franklinii var. thompsonii

(M. Peck) R. L. Hartman & Rabeler

Sida 21: 240. 2004.

Common names: Thompson’s sandwort
Basionym: Arenaria franklinii var. thompsonii M. Peck Torreya 32: 149. 1932 (as thompsoni)
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 5. Treatment on page 66.

Inflorescences somewhat congested cymes. Pedicels 1–4 mm. Flowers: sepals 5–8 mm; petals 7–9 mm, ca. 1–1.1 times as long as sepals.

Phenology: Flowering summer.
Habitat: Sand dunes
Elevation: 100-800 m


Variety thompsonii, at one time known only from the type (Gilliam County, Oregon), was documented in the 1980s in Benton County, Washington.

Selected References


Lower Taxa