Taxon  Report   6101 
Pedicularis contorta  Benth.
coiled lousewort, curved beak lousewort
Pedicularis contorta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and to Oregon, to Washingtom.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Pedicularis contorta
© 2011 Christopher L. Christi
Pedicularis contorta
© 2000 John Game
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: OROBANCHACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Pedicularis
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Pedicularis contorta  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (PECO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 28, 2014).

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