Taxon  Report   2617    
Darmera peltata  (Torr. ex Benth.) Voss
Indian rhubarb,  Umbrella plant
Darmera peltata, 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: Darmera
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Peltiphyllum peltatum
JEF + PLANTS: Saxifraga peltata
More information about  Darmera peltata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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: Apr 09, 2020).