Taxon  Report   2333 
Corallorhiza trifida  Chatel.
Northern coral root,  Yellow coralroot
Corallorhiza trifida
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Corallorhiza trifida
© 2014 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Corallorhiza trifida
© 2014 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Corallorhiza trifida, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Corallorhiza trifida
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Genus: Corallorhiza
Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, edges [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Corallorhiza corallorhiza
PLANTS: Corallorhiza trifida var. verna
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza corallorrhiza
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza trifida var. verna
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza trifida
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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