Taxon  Report   9798 
Chamerion latifolium  (L.) Holub
Dwarf fireweed
Chamerion latifolium
© 2010 Dan Shimmon
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Chamerion latifolium
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Chamerion latifolium
© Corsi 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Chamerion latifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Chamerion latifolium
© 2010 Ron Wolf
Genus: Chamerion
Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Chamaenerion latifolium
PLANTS: Chamerion subdentatum
TJM2 + PLANTS: Epilobium latifolium
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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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