Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02762 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Montia perfoliata (Donn ex Willd.) Howell
Infraspecific    var. perfoliata 
Common name   Miners-lettuce
V. Rowley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 05 May 1990 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Fork of Hobble Creek Canyon, east of Rotary Park, about 200 yards in the trees. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 29'  58" N, 111° 33'  34" W
Township Range T4S, R3E, Sec. 1  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02762s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00211s1.jpg 
specimen image: 00275s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01652s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02562s1.jpg 
specimen image: 04910s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07348s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07349s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07493s1.jpg 
specimen image: 07745s1.jpg 
specimen image: 09384s1.jpg 
specimen image: 10923f1.jpg 
specimen image: 10923s1.jpg 
specimen image: 11024s2.jpg 
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specimen image: 11522s1.jpg 
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03914 Draba rectifructa      "mountain draba" 1 mi. N
01795 Mertensia arizonica      "aspen bluebells" 2 mi. S
03915 Noccaea montana  var. montana   "alpine pennycress" 1 mi. N
03913 Orobanche fasciculata      "clustered broomrape" 1 mi. N
03916 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" 1 mi. N


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Big Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.1 mi. N 7776  Brighton 
Mill Canyon Peak (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 0.9 mi. W 10270  Aspen Grove 
Rock Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 9492  Aspen Grove 
Pot Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Brighton 
Lundeen Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Brighton 
Red Pine Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. E   Brighton 
Deer Creek Campground (Locale) Wasatch County, UT 1.4 mi. E 7235  Brighton 
Sandy Baker Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. N 8734  Brighton 
Forest Lake (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 8511  Brighton 
Middle Mountain (Summit) Wasatch County, UT 2 mi. NE 8127  Brighton 
The Cove (Basin) Wasatch County, UT 2.3 mi. S 6608  Aspen Grove 
Pole Line Pass (Gap) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. N 8941  Brighton 
Thomas Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.6 mi. S   Aspen Grove 
Mill Canyon Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.4 mi. SW 8281  Aspen Grove 
Cascade Springs (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. S 6300  Aspen Grove 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 3 mi. S   Aspen Grove 
Bay State Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. NW 7825  Brighton 
Decker Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 2.9 mi. SE 6139  Aspen Grove 
Baker Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. NW   Brighton 
Tooth Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 3.3 mi. S 7261  Aspen Grove 


Taxon Links for species Montia perfoliata  (Donn ex Willd.) Howell

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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