Taxon  Report   2245 
Claytonia perfoliata  Willd.  ssp. mexicana  (Rydb.) John. M. Miller & Chambers
Southern miner's lettuce
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana
© 2014 Susan McDougall
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Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana
© 2013 Susan McDougall
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana, 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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Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Genus: Claytonia
Parent Record Claytonia perfoliata
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Claytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicana
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 24, 2018).

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