Calflora
Taxon  Report   10070 
Linnaea borealis  L.
Twinflower
Linnaea borealis
© 2015 John Doyen
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Linnaea borealis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Linnaea borealis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Linnaea borealis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Linnaea borealis
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: LINNAEACEAE   (PLANTS: CAPRIFOLIACEAE)
Genus: Linnaea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Linnaea borealis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LIBO3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

website references from Google


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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 12, 2017).

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