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Lewisia nevadensis (Nevada lewisia)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Lewisia nevadensis

Lewisia nevadensis (A. Gray) B.L. Rob.

Nevada Lewisia

Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)

Synonym(s): Lewisia pygmaea var. nevadensis, Oreobroma nevadense

USDA Symbol: LENE5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Blooms rarely pinkish.


USA: CA , CO , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , WA

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From the National Organizations Directory

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

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


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

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