Taxon  Report   4180 
Heuchera rubescens  Torrey  var. versicolor  (E. Greene) M.G. Stewart
San Diego County alumroot,  pink alumroot

Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor
© 2013 Richard Spellenberg
Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.3 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor
© 2013 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Heuchera
Parent Record Heuchera rubescens.
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Heuchera rubescens
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Heuchera leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor var. leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor
CNPS + PLANTS: Heuchera leptomeria var. peninsularis
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Location Suitability

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


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 10, 2015).

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