Taxon  Report   2712 
Dicentra formosa  (Haw.) Walp.  ssp. oregana  (Eastw.) Munz
Oregon bleeding heart
Dicentra formosa ssp. oregana , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and to Oregon.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Dicentra formosa ssp. oregana
© 2007 Norman Jensen
Dicentra formosa ssp. oregana
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Community: Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.6 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: PAPAVERACEAE   (PLANTS: FUMARIACEAE)
Genus: Dicentra
Parent Record Dicentra formosa.
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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2014).

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