Calflora
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.
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIPE)


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: Jul 23, 2019).