Taxon  Report   7905    
Synthyris reniformis  (Douglas ex Benth.) Benth.
Snow queen,  Snowqueen
Synthyris reniformis
© 2005 Jerry Murray
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Synthyris reniformis
© 2014 Chris Wagner
Synthyris reniformis
© 2015 John Doyen
Synthyris reniformis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Synthyris reniformis
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Synthyris
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Synthyris reniformis var. reniformis
More information about  Synthyris reniformis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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