Taxon  Report   10056 
Leptosiphon ciliatus  (Benth.) Jeps.
Whiskerbrush
Leptosiphon ciliatus
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
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Leptosiphon ciliatus
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Leptosiphon ciliatus
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Leptosiphon ciliatus, 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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Leptosiphon ciliatus
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Linanthus ciliatus
More information about  Leptosiphon ciliatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 14, 2016).

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