Calflora
Taxon  Report   4769    
Lewisia cotyledon  (S. Watson) B. L. Rob.  var. howellii  (S. Watson) Jeps.
Howell's lewisia
Lewisia cotyledon var. howellii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 3.2 (review list).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: MONTIACEAE  
Genus: Lewisia
Parent: Lewisia cotyledon
Serpentine affinity: 1.3; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Calandrinia howellii
PLANTS: Lewisia howellii
More information about  Lewisia cotyledon var. howellii
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LECOH2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2019).