Dicentra nevadensis
Common Name: Tulare County bleeding heart
Family: Papaveraceae
Element Code: PDFUM04060
Full Name: Dicentra nevadensis Eastw.

Charles Webber 1998 California Academy of Sciences
Biology Glossary
  • Lifeform: perennial rhizomatous herb
  • Blooming Period: Jun-Aug(Oct)
  • Habitat:  
    • Alpine boulder and rock field
    • Subalpine coniferous forest (gravelly or sandy, openings)
Rarity Status Glossary
Occurrence Data from CDFW
California Natural Diversity Database Glossary
  • Total # of Known Element Occurrences:
  • Element Occurrence Ranks:
    A B C D X U
  • Population Status:
    >20 yrs
    <=20 yrs
  • Presence:
    Present Extant Possibly Extirpated Presumed Extirpated
Notes Glossary
  • Possibly threatened by trampling. Can be confused with D. formosa. See Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences IV 20:143 (1931) for original description, and Brittonia 13:1-57 (1961) for taxonomic treatment.
  • To submit rare plant observation data, use the CNDDB field survey form. Please see also the CNPS Rare Plant Data page.
  • Date Added: 1974-01-01
  • Last Update: 2016-08-17
Location Glossary
  • Elevation: 2200 - 3050 meters
  • California Endemic: yes
  • Other States:
  • California Counties and Islands:   name (code)
    Fresno (FRE),  Tulare (TUL)
  • Quads:   name (DWR code) USGS code
    Camp Nelson (308A) 3611825,  Mineral King (331A) 3611845,  Silver City (331B) 3611846,  Moses Mtn. (331C) 3611836,  Quinn Peak (331D) 3611835,  Mt. Silliman (353B) 3611866,  Lodgepole (353C) 3611856,  Triple Divide Peak (353D) 3611855,  Muir Grove (354A) 3611867,  General Grant Grove (354B) 3611868,  Rough Spur (375B) 3611888,  Pickel Meadow (489D) 3811935
  • Notes:
      Definitions of codes preceding a county and/or quad:
      * Presumed extirpated
      ? Uncertain about distribution or identity
      ?* Uncertain about distribution, but presumed extirpated if once present
      (?) Occurrence confirmed, but possibly extirpated
      Species may be present in other areas where conditions are favorable. This data should NOT be substituted for pre-project review or for on-site surveys.
Includes unprocessed quads for CRPR 3 and 4 plants; unprocessed location data has not been quality controlled and may contain errors.
Presumed Extant Presumed Extirpated or Unknown 1642
Links to Leading Resources of Taxon Information
Suggested Citation
California Native Plant Society, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants of California (online edition, v8-03). Website http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].

3611825=Camp Nelson (308A) 3611825;3611845=Mineral King (331A) 3611845;3611846=Silver City (331B) 3611846;3611836=Moses Mtn. (331C) 3611836;3611835=Quinn Peak (331D) 3611835;3611866=Mt. Silliman (353B) 3611866;3611856=Lodgepole (353C) 3611856;3611855=Triple Divide Peak (353D) 3611855;3611867=Muir Grove (354A) 3611867;3611868=General Grant Grove (354B) 3611868;3611888=Rough Spur (375B) 3611888;3811935=Pickel Meadow (489D) 3811935