Taxon  Report   2617 
Darmera peltata  (Torr. ex Benth.) Voss
Indian rhubarb,  Umbrella plant
Darmera peltata
© 2005 Norman Jensen
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Darmera peltata
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Darmera peltata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Darmera peltata
© 2006 David McClurg
Genus: Darmera
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: streambanks
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Peltiphyllum peltatum
PLANTS: Saxifraga peltata
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 19, 2018).

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