Taxon  Report   4402 
Ivesia gordonii  (Hook.) Torrey & A. Gray
Alpine ivesia,  Gordon's ivesia
Ivesia gordonii
© 2012 Steven Perry
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Ivesia gordonii
© 2012 Steven Perry
Ivesia gordonii
© 2014 Steve Matson
Ivesia gordonii, 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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Ivesia gordonii
© 2005 Steve Matson
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.6 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Horkelia gordonii
PLANTS: Potentilla gordonii
More information about  Ivesia gordonii
Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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