Calflora
Taxon  Report   4383 
Isoetes orcuttii  A. A. Eaton
Orcutt's quillwort
Isoetes orcuttii
© 2012 Steven Perry
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Isoetes orcuttii
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Isoetes orcuttii, a pteridophyte, is a fern (aquatic) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Isoetes orcuttii
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Family: ISOETACEAE  
Genus: Isoetes
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Isoetes nuttallii var. orcuttii
More information about  Isoetes orcuttii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ISOR)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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