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Heuchera woodsiaphila

Heuchera woodsiaphila P.J. Alexander

Capitan Mountains Alumroot, Capitan Mountains Alum-root

Saxifragaceae (Saxifrage family)


USDA Symbol: HEWO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Pink , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Moist sites on north or northeast, stable, forested granitic talus.

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2023-06-19
Research By: CBR

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