Page author: David Giblin
Gaultheria shallon
WTU specimens
Other herbaria
WTU images

Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California.

Habitat: Forest understory and edge marine headlands, from sea level to moderate elevation in the mountains.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Gaultheria shallon Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 1: 283, plate 12. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Gaultheria shallon in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Gaultheria shallon checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Gaultheria shallon atlas page.

CalPhotos: Gaultheria shallon photos.

USDA Plants: Gaultheria shallon information.

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