Habitat: sandy soils on river banks, on rocky slopes
Description: Dwarf plant with a long caudex. Branches rigid, ascending, branchlets yellowish‑green, c. 1 mm broad, striate, sometimes ± curved. Male cones 2, obovoid, c. 4.5 mm long. Female cones on short recurved stalks. Tubillus contorted, c. 1.5 mm long. Berry globose, red. Seed (‑s) ovoid, brown, c. 4‑5 mm long.
USDA Zone: 7
This accession has been observed in bloom on:
Accession # 200201856
Source: Diane Huling - Rhode Island College
2JUN08 - Name changed to E. monosperma.
Originally recieved as E. minima Hao.
Seed from North American Rock Garden Society, planted Spring 2001