Lewisia cotyledon (S. Watson) B. L. Rob. var. heckneri (C. V. Morton) Munz
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Lewisia cotyledon var. heckneri is a perennial herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
[wildflower.org] Characteristics, Bloom info, Distribution: Plant Characteristics
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.
Bloom Color: White , Pink , Orange , Yellow , Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: Usually pink-purple with pale and darker stripes, less often white, cream with pink-orange stripes or yellow.
Native Habitat: Rocky crevices and slopes. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)
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