Taxon  Report   6532 
Piperia elongata  Rydb.
Dense flowered rein orchid,  Denseflower rein orchid
Piperia elongata
© 2007 Chris Winchell
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Piperia elongata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Piperia elongata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Piperia elongata, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Piperia elongata
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Piperia
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Habenaria unalascensis ssp. elata
PLANTS: Habenaria unalascensis var. elata
PLANTS: Piperia elegans var. elata
PLANTS: Piperia lancifolia
PLANTS: Piperia longispica
PLANTS: Platanthera unalascensis ssp. elata
ICPN: Habenaria elegans var. elata
More information about  Piperia elongata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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