Taxon  Report   736 
Asarum marmoratum  Piper
Marbled wild ginger,  Marbled wildginger
Asarum marmoratum
© 2013 Ron Clark
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Asarum marmoratum
© 2013 Ron Clark
Asarum marmoratum
© 2007 Norman Jensen
Asarum marmoratum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Asarum marmoratum
© 2003 Norman Jensen
Genus: Asarum
Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Asarum marmoratum
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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