Taxon  Report   3594 
Filago californica  Nutt.  (not an active name)
California cottonrose,  California filago, California herba impia, Filago
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Filago californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Filago californica
© 2004 Keir Morse
Genus: Filago
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Logfia californica
ICPN accepted name: Logfia filaginoides
NOTE: Filago californica is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 21, 2018).

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