Calflora
Taxon  Report   6529    
Piperia candida  Rand. Morgan & Ackerman
White flowered rein orchid,  Whiteflower rein orchid
Piperia candida, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ORCHIDACEAE  
Genus: Piperia
Serpentine affinity: 1.2; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, North Coastal Coniferous Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

 
More information about  Piperia candida
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PICA13)


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 21, 2019).