Calflora
Taxon  Report   4167    
Heuchera elegans  Abrams  
(no longer an active name; please see Heuchera caespitosa)
Urn flowered alumroot,  Urnflower alumroot
Heuchera elegans, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Heuchera caespitosa
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Heuchera

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Heuchera caespitosa

 
NOTE: Heuchera elegans is no longer an active name.
More information about  Heuchera elegans
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HEEL2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 10, 2020).