Taxon  Report   6063 
Parietaria hespera  B.D. Hinton
Pelitory,  Pellitory, Rillita pellitory, Western pellitory
Parietaria hespera
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
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Parietaria hespera
© Russell Huddleston
Parietaria hespera
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Parietaria hespera, 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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Parietaria hespera
© 2009 Keir Morse
(many plant communities)
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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XWALK: Parietaria floridana
More information about  Parietaria hespera
Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2016).

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