Calflora
Taxon  Report   10702    
Swertia radiata  (Kellogg) Kuntze  var. radiata   
(no longer an active name)
Elkweed
Swertia radiata var. radiata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Swertia
Parent: Swertia radiata
Name Status:
JEF other name:
Frasera speciosa

 
NOTE: Swertia radiata var. radiata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Swertia radiata var. radiata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (FRSP)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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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: Sep 23, 2019).