Taxon  Report   1258    
Callitriche heterophylla  Pursh  var. heterophylla 
Varied leaved water starwort
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Callitriche heterophylla var. heterophylla, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
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Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Callitriche heterophylla ssp. heterophylla

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Callitriche heterophylla ssp. heterophylla
More information about  Callitriche heterophylla var. heterophylla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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website references from Google

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 16, 2018).