Taxon  Report   680 
Arnica cordifolia  Hook.
Heart leaved arnica,  Heartleaf arnica
Arnica cordifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Arnica cordifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
Arnica cordifolia
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Arnica cordifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Arnica cordifolia
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Arnica
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia ssp. genuina
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia var. humilis
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia var. pumila
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia var. whitneyi
PLANTS: Arnica hardinae
PLANTS: Arnica humilis
PLANTS: Arnica paniculata
PLANTS: Arnica whitneyi
More information about  Arnica cordifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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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: Sep 18, 2018).

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