Calflora
Taxon  Report   4767    
Lewisia cotyledon  (S. Watson) B. L. Rob.  var. cotyledon 
Cliff maids,  Siskiyou lewisia
Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
© 2004 Norman Jensen
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Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
© 2004 Norman Jensen
Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
© 2015 John Doyen
Serpentine affinity: 2; (weak indicator)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Calandrinia cotyledon
PLANTS: Lewisia cotyledon var. purdyi
More information about  Lewisia cotyledon var. cotyledon
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LECOC2)

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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: Oct 16, 2018).

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