Taxon  Report   2114 
Circaea alpina  L.  ssp. pacifica  (Aschers. & Magnus) M.E. Jones
Pacific enchanter's nightshade,  Small enchanter's nightshade
Circaea alpina ssp. pacifica
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Circaea alpina ssp. pacifica
© 2005 Aaron Schusteff
Circaea alpina ssp. pacifica
© 2008 Keir Morse
Circaea alpina ssp. pacifica, 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 ssp. pacifica
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Circaea
Parent Record Circaea alpina
Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Circaea alpina var. pacifica
PLANTS: Circaea pacifica
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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: Feb 20, 2018).

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