Androsace carnea ssp rosea   Pink Rock Jasmine

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This was found as a high alpine at the snow line near the border between France and Spain in the Pyrenees. Although it is a sub species of A. carnea it looks very different in both the formations of the cushions and the shorter length of flower stalk than the white flowers of A. carnea itself.

Androsace carnea ssp carnea

Androsace carnea ssp rose Pink Rock Jasmine

Port de Boucharo, French Pyrenees 11th June 2009

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Androsace carnea ssp rosea

Grassy Knoll, Port de Boucharo, French Pyrenees, 11th June 2009

Added on 8th October 2009, updated 26th Feb 2010, updated 19th July 2014

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