Arctic wildflowers like Moss Campion above thrive on the tundra and rocky areas with little soil.

Svalbard High Arctic, 9 to 19 July 2008, page 3 of 4

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Arctic Mouse-eared Chickweed

Arctic Cinquefoil 


Moss Campion

Yellow Arctic Whitlow-Grass



Pygmy Buttercup

Fringed Sandwort


Purple Saxifrage

Snow Buttercup
Svalbard Poppy Mountain Avens is a dryas

Boreal Jacob's Ladder is rare in Svalbard.