Calflora
Taxon  Report   10428    
Trientalis europaea  L.  
(no longer an active name; please see Lysimachia europaea)
Arctic starflower
Trientalis europaea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
also called Lysimachia europaea

Bloom Period
Family: MYRSINACEAE  
Genus: Trientalis
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, coastal

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Lysimachia europaea

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Trientalis arctica
ICPN: Trientalis europaea ssp. arctica
NOTE: Trientalis europaea is no longer an active name.
More information about  Trientalis europaea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (TREU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Apr 24, 2019).