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White Mountain Avens

Small white flower with 8 petals and a bold yellow center. It is low growing and the leaves create dark green mats along alpine tundras.

Wildflower Details

Scientific Name:Dryas octopetala
Growing Season:Summer
Soil Type:Dry, well-draining areas, gravel or rocky areas, full sun, limestone outcroppings
Other Names:

Mountain Dryas, Eightpetal Mountain-avens