Taxon  Report   8215 
Vancouveria planipetala  Calloni
Inside out flower,  Redwood insideout flower, Redwood ivy
Vancouveria planipetala
© 2009 Terry Dye
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Vancouveria planipetala
© 2013 Robert Sikora
Vancouveria planipetala
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Vancouveria planipetala, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Vancouveria planipetala
© 2013 Robert Sikora
Genus: Vancouveria
Redwood Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.7 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Vancouveria planipetala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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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