Taxon  Report   4766 
Lewisia cotyledon  (S. Watson) Robinson
Cliff maids,  Siskiyou lewisia
Lewisia cotyledon
© 2006 Matt Below
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Lewisia cotyledon
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Lewisia cotyledon
© 1999 John Game
Lewisia cotyledon, 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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Lewisia cotyledon
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Lewisia cotyledon
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jan 23, 2018).

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