Taxon  Report   4173    
Heuchera parishii  Rydb.
Mill creek alumroot,  Parish's alumroot
Heuchera parishii
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Heuchera parishii
© 2015 Keir Morse
Heuchera parishii
© 2015 Keir Morse
Heuchera parishii, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Heuchera alpestris
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Heuchera parishii
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Heuchera
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS: Heuchera alpestris
ICPN: Heuchera hirsuta
More information about  Heuchera parishii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 22, 2019).