Calflora
Taxon  Report   11616    
Drymocallis lactea  (Greene) Rydb.  var. lactea 
Sierran woodbeauty
Drymocallis lactea var. lactea
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
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Drymocallis lactea var. lactea
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Drymocallis lactea var. lactea
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Drymocallis lactea var. lactea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Drymocallis lactea var. lactea
© 2013 James Gonsman
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Drymocallis
Parent: Drymocallis lactea
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Potentilla glandulosa ssp. nevadensis
ICPN: Potentilla glandulosa var. nevadensis
More information about  Drymocallis lactea var. lactea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).