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Taxon: Lewisia brachycalyx Engelm. ex A. Gray

Genus: Lewisia
Family: Montiaceae. Also placed in: Portulacaceae
Nomen number: 405787
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 7:400. 1868
Name verified on: 20-Aug-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Aug-2007
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • short-sepal lewisia   (Source: F CalifJep ) – English
  • showy lewisia   (Source: F Utah ed2 ) – English

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
More:

Check other web resources for Lewisia brachycalyx Engelm. ex A. Gray:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?405787 (31 October 2014)

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