Taxon  Report   7016    
Raillardella pringlei  Greene
Showy raillardella
Raillardella pringlei
© 2004 Penn Martin II
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Raillardella pringlei
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Raillardella pringlei
© 2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Raillardella pringlei, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Raillardella pringlei
© 2018 Matt C. Berger
Genus: Raillardella
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 6; (strict endemic)

Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Raillardella pringlei
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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 24, 2019).