C.Morren & Dcne.
Vancouveria (//) is a small group of plants belonging to the barberry family described as a genus in 1834. The three plants in this genus are known generally as inside-out flowers, and they are endemic to the West Coast of the United States. The genus was named after George Vancouver, English navigator and explorer.
- Vancouveria chrysanthaGreene – golden inside-out flower – California (Siskiyou + Del Norte Counties), Oregon (Curry + Josephine Counties)
- Vancouveria hexandra(Hook.) C.Morren & Decne. – white inside-out flower – northwestern California (from Napa to Siskiyou), western Oregon, southwestern Washington
- Vancouveria planipetalaCalloni – redwood inside-out flower – California as far south as Monterey County, southwestern Oregon
References [ edit ]
- Sunset Western Garden Book, 1995:606–607
- Morren, Charles François Antoine & Decaisne, Joseph. 1834. Annales des Sciences Naturelles; Botanique, sér. 2 2: 351.
- Flora of North America Vol. 3, Inside-out flower, Vancouveria C. Morren & Decaisne
- The Plant List, Vancouveria
- Biota of North America Program 2013 county range maps