Taxon  Report   6959 
Pyrola chlorantha  SW.
Green flowered wintergreen,  Greenflowered wintergreen
Pyrola chlorantha
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Pyrola chlorantha
© 2013 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Pyrola chlorantha, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2A (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Pyrola chlorantha
© 2013 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Family: ERICACEAE   (PLANTS: PYROLACEAE)
Genus: Pyrola
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Pyrola chlorantha var. convoluta
PLANTS: Pyrola chlorantha var. paucifolia
PLANTS: Pyrola chlorantha var. revoluta
PLANTS: Pyrola convoluta
PLANTS: Pyrola oxypetala
PLANTS: Pyrola virens var. convoluta
PLANTS: Pyrola virens var. saximontana
PLANTS: Pyrola virens
More information about  Pyrola chlorantha
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 07, 2016).

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