Taxon  Report   3002 
Epilobium lactiflorum  Hausskn.
Milkflower willowherb,  White flowered willowherb
Epilobium lactiflorum
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Epilobium lactiflorum
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Epilobium lactiflorum
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Epilobium lactiflorum, 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 lactiflorum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Genus: Epilobium
Habitat: streambanks, slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Epilobium alpinum var. lactiflorum
PLANTS: Epilobium hornemannii var. lactiflorum
More information about  Epilobium lactiflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 29, 2017).

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