Taxon  Report   1256    
Callitriche heterophylla  Pursh
Varied leaved water starwort,  Water starwort
Callitriche heterophylla
© 2010 Aaron Arthur
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Callitriche heterophylla
© 2015 Jean Pawek
Callitriche heterophylla
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Callitriche heterophylla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Callitriche heterophylla
© 2010 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Callitriche
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Callitriche heterophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2018).

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