Taxon  Report   2236 
Claytonia lanceolata  Pursh  var. peirsonii  Munz & I. M. Johnst.
Peirson's spring beauty,  Peirson's springbeauty
Claytonia lanceolata var. peirsonii
© 2018 Jane Tirrell
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Claytonia lanceolata var. peirsonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition

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Claytonia lanceolata var. peirsonii
© 2018 Jane Tirrell
Genus: Claytonia
Parent Record Claytonia lanceolata
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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ICPN accepted name: Claytonia lanceolata
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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 27, 2018).

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