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All information gathered first-hand, since 1995



Flowers. May-July

Tall. Low - Med

Flower. 6-7 white petals form a shallow cup around a bunch of yellow stamen.

Leaves. The basal leaves are deeply divided, in three parts. The upper leaves, in mid-stem, are deeply divided in two parts.

Habitat. Chalky Alpine soil only; rocky fields, Alpine pastures and open pine forests; usually above 1800 m altitude. A Mercantour flower. Our photos were taken around the Lac d'Allos, at 1800 m.