Taxon  Report   3809 
Geum aleppicum  Jacq.
Aleppo avens,  Yellow avens
Geum aleppicum
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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).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Geum aleppicum
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Geum
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Geum aleppicum ssp. strictum
PLANTS: Geum aleppicum var. strictum
PLANTS: Geum strictum var. decurrens
PLANTS: Geum strictum
More information about  Geum aleppicum
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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