Taxon  Report   2235    
Claytonia lanceolata  Pursh
Lanceleaf springbeauty,  Western spring beauty, Western springbeauty
Claytonia lanceolata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Claytonia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

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

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Claytonia lanceolata var. peirsonii
JEF: Claytonia lanceolata var. sessilifolia
ICPN: Claytonia lanceolata var. lanceolata
More information about  Claytonia lanceolata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).