Calflora
Taxon  Report   6934    
Pterospora andromedea  Nutt.
Pine drops,  Woodland pinedrops
Pterospora andromedea
© 2006 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pterospora andromedea
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
Pterospora andromedea
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Pterospora andromedea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Pterospora andromedea
© 2006 Steve Matson
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Pterospora
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Pterospora andromedea
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 (PTAN2)

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 15, 2018).

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