Taxon  Report   4775 
Lewisia nevadensis  (A. Gray) Robinson
Nevada Lewisia,  Nevada bitter root, Sierra Lewisia
Lewisia nevadensis , 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 nevadensis
© 2008 Steve Matson
Lewisia nevadensis
© 2002 George W. Hartwell
Lewisia nevadensis
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: MONTIACEAE   (CNPS + PLANTS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Lewisia
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Lewisia pygmaea var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Oreobroma nevadense
 Information about  Lewisia nevadensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LENE5)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2014).

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