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Hydrophyllum tenuipes (Pacific waterleaf)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Hydrophyllum tenuipes

Hydrophyllum tenuipes A. Heller

Pacific Waterleaf

Hydrophyllaceae (Waterleaf Family)

Synonym(s): Hydrophyllum viridulum


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Blue , Purple , Brown
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


Canada: BC

Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FACW 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.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden - Santa Barbara, CA
Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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