Taxon  Report   4905 
Linnaea borealis  L.  var. longiflora  Torr.
Twin flower
Linnaea borealis var. longiflora
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Linnaea borealis var. longiflora
© 2015 Steve Matson
Linnaea borealis var. longiflora
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Linnaea borealis var. longiflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Linnaea borealis var. longiflora
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Linnaea
Parent Record Linnaea borealis
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + JM93
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ICPN: Linnaea borealis ssp. americana
More information about  Linnaea borealis var. longiflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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:   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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