Calflora
Taxon  Report   6801    
Porterella carnosula  (Hook. & Arn.) Torr.
Fleshy porterella,  Porterella
Porterella carnosula
© 2014 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Porterella carnosula
© 2007 Steve Matson
Porterella carnosula
© 2011 Steven Perry
Porterella carnosula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Porterella carnosula
© 2014 John Doyen
Family: CAMPANULACEAE  
Genus: Porterella
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Porterella carnosula
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (POCA15)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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