Taxon  Report   429 
Aquilegia eximia  Planchon
Van Houtte's columbine,  VanHoutte's columbine

Aquilegia eximia
© 2002 Brad Kelley
Aquilegia eximia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Aquilegia eximia
© 2009 Terry Dye
Genus: Aquilegia
Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Chaparral, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.2 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

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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 09, 2015).

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