Taxon  Report   2980 
Epilobium anagallidifolium  Lam.
Alpine willowherb,  Pimpernel willowherb
Epilobium anagallidifolium
© 2011 Ryan Batten
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Epilobium anagallidifolium
© 2007 Matt Below
Epilobium anagallidifolium
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Epilobium anagallidifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Epilobium anagallidifolium
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Genus: Epilobium
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Epilobium alpinum
PLANTS: Epilobium anagallidifolium var. pseudoscaposum
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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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