Taxon  Report   8042 
Trientalis latifolia  Hook.  (not an active name; please see Lysimachia latifolia)
Star flower,  Western star flower, Woodland star
Trientalis latifolia
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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Trientalis latifolia, 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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Trientalis latifolia
© 2008 Ron Wolf
Genus: Trientalis
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
JEFR accepted name: Lysimachia latifolia
PLANTS accepted name: Trientalis borealis ssp. latifolia
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TJM2: Trientalis borealis ssp. latifolia
NOTE: Trientalis latifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Trientalis latifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Feb 25, 2018).

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