Taxon  Report   2244 
Claytonia perfoliata  Willd.
Miner s Lettuce, miner's lettuce
Claytonia perfoliata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
 and Associations



Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: MONTIACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Claytonia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. intermontana
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Claytonia perfoliata  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLPE)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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