Taxon  Report   8208 
Valeriana sitchensis  Bong.
Sitka valerian
Valeriana sitchensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Valeriana sitchensis
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Valeriana sitchensis
© Charles Webber 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Valeriana sitchensis
© 2006 Charles E. Jones
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Valeriana
Subspecies and Varieties:
Valeriana sitchensis ssp. scouleri
Valeriana sitchensis ssp. sitchensis
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Valeriana sitchensis ssp. sitchensis
PLANTS: Valeriana sitchensis var. hookeri
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 02, 2014).

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