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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© 2001 Jeff Abbas
 Plant Characteristics
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© 2002 George W. Hartwell
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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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Lewisia pygmaea var. nevadensis
PLANTS: Oreobroma nevadense
 Information about  Lewisia nevadensis  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LENE5)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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