Taxon  Report   4116    
Hesperochiron californicus  (Benth.) S. Watson
California hesperochiron
Hesperochiron californicus, 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: Hesperochiron
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hesperochiron californicus var. incanus
PLANTS: Hesperochiron californicus var. watsonianus
PLANTS: Hesperochiron lasianthus
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More information about  Hesperochiron californicus
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 26, 2019).