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Phyllodoce breweri (Purple mountainheath)
Loughmiller, Campbell and Lynn

Phyllodoce breweri

Phyllodoce breweri (A. Gray) A. Heller

Purple mountainheath, Purple mountain heath, Purple mountain heather, Brewer's mountain heath, Brewer's mountain heather

Ericaceae (Heath Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: PHBR4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Brewers Mountain Heather (Phyllodoce breweri), from the California mountains, has pink flowers with stamens longer than the corolla.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple

Distribution

USA: CA , NV

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National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Phyllodoce breweri in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Phyllodoce breweri in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Phyllodoce breweri

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2012-08-14
Research By: TWC Staff

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