Taxon  Report   4776    
Lewisia oppositifolia  (S. Watson) B. L. Rob.
Opposite leaved lewisia,  Oppositeleaf lewisia
Lewisia oppositifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
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(21 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Lewisia
Serpentine affinity: 5.3; (broad endemic)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Calandrinia oppositifolia
JEF: Oreobroma oppositifolium
More information about  Lewisia oppositifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: May 31, 2020).