Taxon  Report   2988 
Epilobium ciliatum  Raf.
Fringed willowherb,  Northern willow herb, Slender willow herb

Epilobium ciliatum
© 2008 Gary McDonald
Epilobium ciliatum
© 2009 Robert Steers
Epilobium ciliatum
© 2008 Keir Morse
Epilobium ciliatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Epilobium ciliatum
© 1999 James B. Gratiot
Genus: Epilobium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, (many plant communities), 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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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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