Taxon  Report   358 
Anemone oregana  A. Gray
Blue windflower,  Oregon anemone, Western wood anenome
Anemone oregana
© 2003 Dianne Fristrom
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Anemone oregana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Anemone oregana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Anemone oregana, 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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Anemone oregana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Anemone
Subspecies and Varieties:
Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS + JM93
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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: Aug 15, 2018).

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