Taxon  Report   10428 
Trientalis europaea  L.  (not an active name; please see Lysimachia europaea)
Arctic starflower
Trientalis europaea
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2009 California Academy of Sciences
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Trientalis europaea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
now called Lysimachia europaea

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Trientalis europaea
© Gerald and Buff Corsi 2013 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Trientalis
Northern Coastal Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, coastal
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
ICPN accepted name: Lysimachia europaea
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Trientalis arctica
ICPN: Trientalis europaea ssp. arctica
NOTE: Trientalis europaea is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Trientalis europaea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 25, 2018).

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