Taxon  Report   6072 
Parnassia fimbriata  K. D. Konig
Fringed grass of parnassus,  Rocky mountain parnassia
Parnassia fimbriata
© 2013 Scot Loring
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Parnassia fimbriata
© 2013 Scot Loring
Parnassia fimbriata
© 2012 Belinda Lo
Parnassia fimbriata, 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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Parnassia fimbriata
© 2014 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Genus: Parnassia
Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Parnassia fimbriata var. fimbriata
More information about  Parnassia fimbriata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jul 16, 2018).

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