Taxon  Report   2713 
Dicentra nevadensis  Eastw.
Sierra bleeding heart,  Tulare county bleeding heart
Dicentra nevadensis
© Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
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Dicentra nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Dicentra nevadensis
© 2005 Aaron Schusteff
Family: PAPAVERACEAE   (PLANTS: FUMARIACEAE)
Genus: Dicentra
Community:
Subalpine Forest
Habitat: openings [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Dicentra formosa ssp. nevadensis
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 26, 2016).

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