Calflora
Taxon  Report   3753 
Gaultheria humifusa  (Graham) Rydb.
Alpine spicywintergreen,  Alpine wintergreen
Gaultheria humifusa
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
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Gaultheria humifusa
© 2009 Steve Matson
Gaultheria humifusa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Gaultheria humifusa
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Gaultheria
Communities:
Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Gaultheria humifusa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (GAHU)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2017).

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