Calflora
Taxon  Report   4176    
Heuchera rubescens  Torr.
Pink alumroot
Heuchera rubescens
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Heuchera rubescens
© 2005 Steve Matson
Heuchera rubescens
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Heuchera rubescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Heuchera rubescens
© 2002 Larry Blakely
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Heuchera
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Lodgepole Forest

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Heuchera rubescens var. alpicola
ICPN: Heuchera rubescens var. glandulosa
ICPN: Heuchera rubescens var. rydbergiana
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More information about  Heuchera rubescens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (HERU)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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