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Heuchera grossulariifolia
gooseberry-leaved alumroot

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in the Columbia River Gorge in south-central Washington; Columbia River Gorge to Nevada, east to Idaho and western Montana.

Habitat: Grassy canyons and rocky canyon walls to alpine scree and talus slopes.

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Heuchera grossulariifolia Rydb.
Publication: Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 1: 196. 1900.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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var. grossulariifolia – gooseberry-leaved alumroot   Occurring in the southeastern counties in Washington; southeastern Washington to adjacent northeastern Oregon, east to Idaho and western Montana.
var. tenuifolia – gooseberry-leaved alumroot    Occurring in the east end of the Columbia River Gorge in Washington; southcentral Washington and adjacent Oregon, east to northern and central Idaho.
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Heuchera grossulariifolia in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Heuchera grossulariifolia checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Heuchera grossulariifolia atlas page.

CalPhotos: Heuchera grossulariifolia photos.

USDA Plants: Heuchera grossulariifolia information.

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