Calflora
Taxon  Report   3016    
Epilobium saximontanum  Hausskn.
Glandular willowherb,  Rocky mountain willowherb
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Epilobium saximontanum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Epilobium
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Epilobium glandulosum var. brionense
PLANTS: Epilobium scalare
PLANTS: Epilobium steckerianum
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More information about  Epilobium saximontanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (EPSA)

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Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).