Taxon  Report   5088    
Luetkea pectinata  (Pursh) Kuntze
Partridge foot,  Partridgefoot
Luetkea pectinata
© 2010 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Luetkea pectinata
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Luetkea pectinata
© 2009 Chris Wagner
Luetkea pectinata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Luetkea pectinata
© 2012 Thomas Reyes
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Luetkea
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Saxifraga pectinata
More information about  Luetkea pectinata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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).