Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Valerianaceae
Valerianaceae   (Valerian Family)


Family Synonyms: (none)

Literature: (none)

Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 10/21/2003 by Fred Weinmann
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Centranthus ruber (L.) DC.   [JPM] 0 Jupiter's-beard
Plectritis brachystemon Fisch. & C.A. Mey.   [Oregon Flora Project] 1 shortspur white plectritis
Plectritis ciliosa (Greene) Jepson   [H&C] 3 long-spurred plectritis
Plectritis congesta (Lindl.) DC   [H&C] 2 sea blush, rosy plectritis
Plectritis macrocera Torr. & Gray   [H&C] 6 white plectritis, long-horn plectritis
Valeriana columbiana Piper   [H&C] 0 Wenatchee valerian
Valeriana dioica L. var. sylvatica S. Wats.   [H&C] 2 northern valerian
Valeriana edulis Nutt. ex Torr. & Gray var. edulis    [H&C] 1 tobacco root
Valeriana occidentalis Heller   [H&C] 0 western valerian, small-flower valerian
Valeriana officinalis L.   [H&C] 0 garden heliotrope, allheal
Valeriana pubicarpa Rydb.   [JPM] 1 downy fruit valerian
Valeriana scouleri Rydb.   [H&C] 2 Scouler's valerian
Valeriana sitchensis Bong.   [H&C] 2 Sitka valerian
Valerianella carinata Loisel.   [H&C] 0 keel-fruit cornsalad
Valerianella locusta (L.) Lat.   [H&C] 1 lamb's-lettuce

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