Calflora
Taxon  Report   9806 
Circaea alpina  L.
Small enchanter's nightshade
Circaea alpina
© 2011 Jean Pawek
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Circaea alpina
© 2003 Steve Matson
Circaea alpina
© 2008 Keir Morse
Circaea alpina, 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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Circaea alpina
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Circaea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Circaea alpina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CIAL)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google


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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2017).

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