Taxon  Report   11096 
Synthyris cordata  (A. Gray) A. Heller
Serpentine snow queen
Synthyris cordata
© 2010 Vernon Smith
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Synthyris cordata
© 2009 Vernon Smith
Synthyris cordata
© 2015 John Doyen
Synthyris cordata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Synthyris cordata
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Synthyris
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Synthyris reniformis var. cordata
More information about  Synthyris cordata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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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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