Taxon  Report   6108 
Pedicularis racemosa  Hook.
Leafy lousewort,  Sickletop lousewort
Pedicularis racemosa
© 2007 Dianne Fristrom
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Pedicularis racemosa
© 2013 Trent M. Draper
Pedicularis racemosa
© 2013 John Doyen
Pedicularis racemosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pedicularis racemosa
© 2010 Keir Morse
Genus: Pedicularis
Subspecies and Varieties:
Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Pedicularis racemosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 24, 2018).

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