Calflora
Taxon  Report   6533 
Piperia leptopetala  Rydb.
Rein orchid
Piperia leptopetala
© 2006 Brad Kelley
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Piperia leptopetala
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Piperia leptopetala
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Piperia leptopetala, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Piperia leptopetala
© 2018 Adam Chasey
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Piperia
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Piperia leptopetala
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PILE3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2018).

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