Calflora
Taxon  Report   11823    
Marah oregana  (Torr. ex S. Watson) Howell
Coast man-root
Marah oregana, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: CUCURBITACEAE  
Genus: Marah
Communities: Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Marah oreganus
More information about  Marah oregana
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

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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: Oct 21, 2019).