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Heller's Schiedea (Schiedea helleri)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Caryophyllaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 146808
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb, Vine
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Heller's Schiedea (Schiedea helleri) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Heller's Schiedea can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Heller's Schiedea (Schiedea helleri)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

  • 01/01/2010

competition with the noxious alien plant prickly Florida blackberry risk of extinction from naturally occurring events and/or reduced reproductive vigor due to the small number of extant individuals

  • 01/01/2010

possibly extinct only known population consists of 30 to 40 mature individuals found on a steep cliff

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Taxon Schiedea helleri
Authority Sherff
Family Caryophyllaceae
CPC Number 3847
ITIS 20208
Duration Perennial
Common Names Heller Schiedea | Ma'oli'oli | Kaholuamanu schiedea
Associated Scientific Names Schiedea helleri
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships


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