in N. L. Britton et al., N. Amer. Fl. 22: 284. 1908.
Calif., nw Mexico
Varieties 2 (1 in the flora).
Plants from the central Sierra San Pedro Mártir in northern Baja California belong to var. moranii Ertter & Reveal, which may be distinguished by its compact stature (to 0.5 dm), densely villous basal stipules 2–4 mm, decumbent stems 2–7 cm that are stipitate-glandular under the villous indumentum, and solitary, loosely congested cyme. The petals are oblanceolate to narrowly obovate and 2.5–3.5 mm. The grayish, faintly mottled achenes are 1.3–2 mm.
"dm" is not declared as a valid unit of measurement for this property.