Taxon  Report   2333    
Corallorhiza trifida  Chätel.
Northern coral root,  Yellow coralroot
Corallorhiza trifida, a monocot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(9 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Corallorhiza
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: meadows, edges

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Corallorhiza corallorhiza
PLANTS: Corallorhiza trifida var. verna
PLANTS: Corallorrhiza corallorrhiza
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More information about  Corallorhiza trifida
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: Feb 22, 2020).