Taxon  Report   5601    
Mitella pentandra  Hook.  
(no longer an active name)
Alpine bishop's cap,  Five stamened miterwort, Fivestamen miterwort
Mitella pentandra, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Mitella
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Pectiantia pentandra

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pectiantia pentandra
NOTE: Mitella pentandra is no longer an active name.
More information about  Mitella pentandra
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2019).