Calflora
Taxon  Report   6960    
Pyrola minor  L.
English wintergreen,  Lesser wintergreen, Snowline wintergreen
Pyrola minor, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: ERICACEAE  
Genus: Pyrola
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Braxilia minor
PLANTS: Erxlebenia minor
PLANTS: Pyrola minor var. parviflora
More information about  Pyrola minor
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PYMI)


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: May 31, 2020).