Taxon  Report   4180    
Heuchera rubescens  Torr.  var. versicolor  (Greene) M. G. Stewart
Pink alumroot,  San diego county alumroot
Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Heuchera leptomeria var. peninsularis
California Rare Plant Rank: 3.3 (review list).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Heuchera
Parent: Heuchera rubescens
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Heuchera rubescens

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Heuchera leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor var. leptomeria
PLANTS: Heuchera versicolor
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More information about  Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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).