Calflora
Taxon  Report   7329 
Sanicula arctopoides  Hook. & Arn.
Footsteps of spring,  Yellow mats
Sanicula arctopoides
© 2006 Matt Below
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Sanicula arctopoides
© Corsi 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Sanicula arctopoides
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Sanicula arctopoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sanicula arctopoides
© 2000 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Sanicula
Communities:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Sanicula ×howellii
PLANTS: Sanicula crassicaulis var. howellii
More information about  Sanicula arctopoides
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 (SAAR9)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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

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