Taxon  Report   4768 
Lewisia cotyledon  (S. Watson) Robinson  var. heckneri  (C. Morton) Munz
Heckner's lewisia
Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri
© 2015 Dana York
Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri
© 2015 Dana York
Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Genus: Lewisia
Parent Record Lewisia cotyledon
Yellow Pine Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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PLANTS: Oreobroma heckneri
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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:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

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