Taxon  Report   2330 
Corallorhiza mertensiana  Bong.
Merten's coral root,  Pacific coralroot
Corallorhiza mertensiana
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Corallorhiza mertensiana
© 2011 Barry Rice
Corallorhiza mertensiana
© 2011 Steve Matson
Corallorhiza mertensiana, a monocot, 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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Corallorhiza mertensiana
© 2011 Steve Matson
Genus: Corallorhiza
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Corallorhiza maculata ssp. mertensiana
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza maculata ssp. mertensiana
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza mertensiana
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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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