Taxon  Report   680    
Arnica cordifolia  Hook.
Heart leaved arnica,  Heartleaf arnica
Arnica cordifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Arnica cordifolia
© 2010 Keir Morse
Arnica cordifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
Arnica cordifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Arnica cordifolia
© 2017 David popp
Genus: Arnica
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia ssp. genuina
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia var. humilis
PLANTS: Arnica cordifolia var. pumila
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More information about  Arnica cordifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Jan 16, 2019).