Calflora
Taxon  Report   11907    
Pectiantia breweri  (A. Gray) Rydb.
Brewer's miterwort
Pectiantia breweri
© 2010 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pectiantia breweri
© 2016 Steven Thorsted
Pectiantia breweri
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Pectiantia breweri, 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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Pectiantia breweri
© 2010 Keir Morse
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Pectiantia
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Mitella breweri

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Mitella breweri
More information about  Pectiantia breweri
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (MIBR6)

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 21, 2019).