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Petrorhagia

Petrorhagia sp. - fam. Caryophyllaceae

Description:

Small plant with thin, straight stalks, on top of which one single flower. The flower mesures less than 5 mm and sits on a bulbous ovary. Petals pink. Two stamens carrying dark blue anthers protrude from the flower. No leaves seen.

Habitat:

On a hilltop, in a dry bushy area.

1 Species ID Suggestions

loarie
loarie 2 years ago
Proliferous Pink Petrorhagia prolifera or Hairypink Petrorhagia dubia
Petrorhagia Genus Petrorhagia · iNaturalist.org


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2 Comments

AntónioGinjaGinja
AntónioGinjaGinja 10 months ago

Beautiful Emilie,it looks like a butterfly,thanks for sharing

EmilieChich
EmilieChich 2 years ago

Thank you, loarie.

EmilieChich
Spotted by
EmilieChich

Italy

Spotted on Jun 13, 2018
Submitted on Aug 12, 2018

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