Taxon  Report   2238 
Claytonia nevadensis  S. Watson
Sierra spring beauty,  Sierra springbeauty
Claytonia nevadensis
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Claytonia nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Claytonia nevadensis
© 2007 Steve Matson
Family: MONTIACEAE   (PLANTS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Claytonia
Communities:
Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Montia alpina
More information about  Claytonia nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 29, 2016).

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