Taxon  Report   3021    
Epipactis helleborine  (L.) Crantz
Broadleaf helleborine
Epipactis helleborine
© 2004 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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Epipactis helleborine
© 2018 George Leite
Epipactis helleborine
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Epipactis helleborine, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Epipactis helleborine
© 2014 Geoff Hoetker
Genus: Epipactis
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Epipactis latifolia
PLANTS: Serapias helleborine
More information about  Epipactis helleborine
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).