Calflora
Taxon  Report   3809 
Geum aleppicum  Jacq.
Aleppo avens,  Yellow avens
Geum aleppicum
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
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Geum aleppicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Geum aleppicum
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Geum
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Geum aleppicum ssp. strictum
PLANTS: Geum aleppicum var. strictum
PLANTS: Geum strictum var. decurrens
PLANTS: Geum strictum
More information about  Geum aleppicum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (GEAL3)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 27, 2018).

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