Calflora
Taxon  Report   11909    
Pectiantia pentandra  (Hook.) Rydb.
Alpine mitrewort
Pectiantia pentandra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Mitella pentandra

Bloom Period
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Pectiantia

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Mitella pentandra

Alternate Names:
JEF: Mitella pentandra
More information about  Pectiantia pentandra
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIPE)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2020).