Taxon  Report   2255 
Clematis ligusticifolia  Nutt.
Western virgin's bower,  creek clematis, western white clematis, yerba de chiva
Clematis ligusticifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Clematis ligusticifolia
© 2009 Terry Dye
Clematis ligusticifolia
© 2009 Keir Morse
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Clematis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Clematis ligusticifolia var. brevifolia
Clematis ligusticifolia var. californica
Clematis ligusticifolia var. ligusticifolia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Clematis ligusticifolia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CLLI2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 28, 2014).

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