Taxon  Report   1320 
Caltha leptosepala  DC.  var. biflora  (DC.) G. Lawson
marsh marigold
Caltha leptosepala var. biflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Caltha
Parent Record Caltha leptosepala.
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Name Status:
Accepted by JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Caltha leptosepala
PLANTS: accepted name: Caltha leptosepala ssp. howellii
 NOTE: Caltha leptosepala var. biflora is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2014).

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