Taxon  Report   4252    
Horkelia tridentata  Torr.
Three toothed horkelia,  Threetooth horkelia
Horkelia tridentata
© 2011 Dan Shimmon
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Horkelia tridentata
© 2013 Scot Loring
Horkelia tridentata
© 2005 Steve Matson
Horkelia tridentata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Horkelia tridentata
© 2018 Chico Hiking Association
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Horkelia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Horkelia tridentata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
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 21, 2019).