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Lewisia brachycalyx
short-sepal bitter-root Claytonia/Lewisia
Lewisia brachycalyx Montiaceae
common names
  short-sepal bitter-root
  shortsepal bitterroot
  shortsepal lewisia
accepted scientific name
  Lewisia brachycalyx Engelm. ex A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Lewisia brachycalyx (156)
family name
Image Author: ©2007 Alan English CPA
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color
Number of petals: 5 to 9
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru end of June

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
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Wikimedia Commons (1)
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Native Plant Status
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