Taxon  Report   9089 
Cypripedium parviflorum  Salisb.
Lesser yellow lady's slipper
Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2016 Adrienne Simmons
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Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
Cypripedium parviflorum, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.

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Cypripedium parviflorum
© 2016 Adrienne Simmons
Genus: Cypripedium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
More information about  Cypripedium parviflorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Aug 15, 2018).

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