Calflora
Taxon  Report   2238    
Claytonia nevadensis  S. Watson
Sierra spring beauty,  Sierra springbeauty
Claytonia nevadensis
© 2007 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Claytonia nevadensis
© 2007 Steve Matson
Claytonia nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Claytonia nevadensis
© 2018 Matt Berger
Family: MONTIACEAE  
Genus: Claytonia
Communities: Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Claytonia chenopodina
ICPN: Montia alpina
More information about  Claytonia nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLNE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 12, 2018).

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