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Last updated 5/22/2020 by David Giblin.
Tolmiea menziesii (Pursh) Torr. & A. Gray[FNA8, HC, HC2]

Publication: Fl. N. Amer. 1: 582. 1840.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA8: "Hybrids (with 2n = 21) between Tolmiea menziesii and Tellima grandiflora have been reported from Washington (D. E. Soltis and B. A. Bohm 1985). The Cowlitz Indians applied a poultice of fresh leaves to boils and the Mahak Indians ate raw sprouts in early spring (D. E. Moerman 1998)."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Tiarella menziesii Pursh