Calflora
Taxon  Report   2985    
Epilobium canum  (Greene) P. H. Raven  ssp. canum 
California fuchsia,  Hummingbird trumpet
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2003 George Jackson
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Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2018 Julian Geoghegan
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2005 Keir Morse
Epilobium canum ssp. canum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Epilobium canum ssp. canum
© 2018 Zachariah Jordan
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Epilobium
Parent: Epilobium canum
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Epilobium canum ssp. mexicanum
PLANTS: Zauschneria californica ssp. mexicana
PLANTS: Zauschneria californica var. villosa
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More information about  Epilobium canum ssp. canum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (EPCAC2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2018).

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