Taxon  Report   4180 
Heuchera rubescens  Torrey  var. versicolor  (E. Greene) M.G. Stewart
San Diego County alumroot, pink alumroot
Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.3 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition


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Bloom Period
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Heuchera
Parent Record Heuchera rubescens.
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Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Heuchera rubescens
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Heuchera leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor var. leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor
CNPS + PLANTS: Heuchera leptomeria var. peninsularis
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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