Taxon  Report   4775    
Lewisia nevadensis  (A. Gray) B. L. Rob.
Nevada bitter root,  Nevada lewisia, Sierra lewisia
Lewisia nevadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Lewisia
Serpentine affinity: 1.7; (weak indicator)

Communities: Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Calandrinia nevadensis
JEF: Claytonia grayana
JEF: Lewisia bernardina
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More information about  Lewisia nevadensis
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 16, 2020).