Calflora
Taxon  Report   5600    
Mitella ovalis  Greene  
(no longer an active name)
Coastal miterwort
Mitella ovalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Mitella

Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Pectiantia ovalis

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pectiantia ovalis
NOTE: Mitella ovalis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mitella ovalis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIOV)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 05, 2020).