Taxon  Report   4287 
Hydrophyllum occidentale  (S. Watson) A. Gray
California waterleaf,  Western waterleaf
Hydrophyllum occidentale
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Hydrophyllum occidentale
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
Hydrophyllum occidentale
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Hydrophyllum occidentale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Hydrophyllum occidentale
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Hydrophyllum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, wetland-riparian
Habitat: slopes
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Hydrophyllum occidentale var. watsonii
More information about  Hydrophyllum occidentale
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2018).

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