Taxon  Report   735    
Asarum lemmonii  S. Watson
Lemmon's wild ginger,  Lemmon's wildginger
Asarum lemmonii
© Gerald and Buff Corsi1999 California Academy of Sciences
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Asarum lemmonii
© 2010 Ron Wolf
Asarum lemmonii
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Asarum lemmonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Asarum lemmonii
© 2016 Ray Gill
Genus: Asarum
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Asarum lemmonii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 23, 2019).