Taxon  Report   6472 
Phyllodoce empetriformis  (Smith) D. Don
Klamath mountain heather,  Pink mountainheath
Phyllodoce empetriformis
© 2009 Christopher L. Christie
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Phyllodoce empetriformis
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Phyllodoce empetriformis
© 2011 Jean Pawek
Phyllodoce empetriformis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Phyllodoce empetriformis
© 2009 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Phyllodoce
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Phyllodoce empetriformis
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: Feb 24, 2018).

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