Calflora
Taxon  Report   13119    
Lysimachia europaea  (L.) U. Manns & Anderb.
Arctic starflower
Lysimachia europaea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
also called Trientalis europaea
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(10 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle
Family: MYRSINACEAE  
Genus: Lysimachia

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, coastal

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Trientalis arctica
JEF + CNPS: Trientalis europaea
JEF: Trientalis europaea ssp. arctica
More information about  Lysimachia europaea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on 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: Aug 12, 2020).