Taxon  Report   10994    
Nuphar polysepala  Engelm.
Rocky mountain pond-lily
Nuphar polysepala
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Nuphar polysepala
© 2006 Steve Matson
Nuphar polysepala
© 2018 Chico Hiking Association
Nuphar polysepala, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is native to California.

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Nuphar polysepala
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Nuphar
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Nuphar lutea ssp. polysepala

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Nuphar lutea ssp. polysepala
More information about  Nuphar polysepala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Nov 16, 2018).

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