Calflora
Taxon  Report   10070    
Linnaea borealis  L.
Twinflower
Linnaea borealis
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Linnaea borealis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Linnaea borealis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Linnaea borealis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Linnaea borealis
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: LINNAEACEAE  
Genus: Linnaea
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Linnaea borealis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LIBO3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2019).