Taxon  Report   7336 
Sanicula laciniata  Hook. & Arn.
Coast sanicle,  Coastal blacksnakeroot
Sanicula laciniata
© 2012 Aaron E. Sims
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Sanicula laciniata
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
Sanicula laciniata
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
Sanicula laciniata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Sanicula laciniata
© 2009 Jorg Fleige
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Sanicula
Closed-cone Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Sanicula serpentina
More information about  Sanicula laciniata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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