Calflora
Taxon  Report   9088 
Cypripedium parviflorum  Salisb.  var. makasin  (Farw.) Sheviak
Greater yellow lady's slipper
Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition

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Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Cypripedium
Parent Record Cypripedium parviflorum
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Cypripedium pubescens var. makasin
More information about  Cypripedium parviflorum var. makasin
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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USDA PLANTS Profile (CYPAM3)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 21, 2018).

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