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Clermontia parviflora (Smallflower clermontia)
Cressler, Alan

Clermontia parviflora

Clermontia parviflora Gaudich. ex A. Gray

Smallflower Clermontia, Small-flowered Clermontia

Campanulaceae (Bellflower Family)

Synonym(s): Clermontia paradisia, Clermontia parviflora var. umbraticola

USDA Symbol: CLPA8

USDA Native Status: HI (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Fruit Type: Berry
Size Notes: Terrestrial or epiphytic, up to about 10 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec



National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACU
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.


Bibref 1790 - Hawaiian Plant Life - Vegetation and Flora (2014) Gustafson, Robert J.; Derral R. Herbst; Philip W. ...

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-01-24
Research By: CBR

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