Taxon  Report   4766 
Lewisia cotyledon  (S. Watson) Robinson
Siskiyou lewisia,  cliff maids
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
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Lewisia cotyledon
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Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Genus: Lewisia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri
Lewisia cotyledon var. howellii
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Name Status:
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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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: Aug 28, 2015).

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