Calflora
Taxon  Report   9072    
Claytonia perfoliata  Donn ex Willd.  ssp. intermontana  John M. Mill. & K. L. Chambers
Miner's lettuce
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Claytonia perfoliata ssp. intermontana, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Family: MONTIACEAE  
Genus: Claytonia
Parent: Claytonia perfoliata
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Claytonia perfoliata var. intermontana
More information about  Claytonia perfoliata ssp. intermontana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLPEI)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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