Calflora
Taxon  Report   9065 
Chamerion angustifolium  (L.) Holub
Fireweed
Chamerion angustifolium
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
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Chamerion angustifolium
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Chamerion angustifolium
© Ron E Baniaga
Chamerion angustifolium, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Chamerion angustifolium
© 2007 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Chamerion
Subspecies and Varieties:
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Epilobium angustifolium
More information about  Chamerion angustifolium
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHAN9)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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