Taxon  Report   9748 
Caltha leptosepala  DC.
White marsh marigold
Caltha leptosepala
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
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Caltha leptosepala
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Caltha leptosepala
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Caltha leptosepala, 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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Caltha leptosepala
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Caltha
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Caltha leptosepala var. biflora
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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 24, 2016).

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