Calflora
Taxon  Report   9817    
Clematis ligusticifolia  Nutt.  var. ligusticifolia   
(no longer an active name)
Western white clematis
Clematis ligusticifolia var. ligusticifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb or vine that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: streambanks

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Clematis ligusticifolia

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Clematis neomexicana
PLANTS: Clematis suksdorfii
NOTE: Clematis ligusticifolia var. ligusticifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Clematis ligusticifolia var. ligusticifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLLIL2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 21, 2019).