Taxon  Report   10476 
Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum  (Gray) A. Anderb.
White cudweed,  White rabbit tobacco
Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum
© 2015 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
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Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum
© 2015 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum
© 2014 Allison Rudalevige
Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum
© 2012 Richard Spellenberg
Genus: Pseudognaphalium
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Gnaphalium leucocephalum
More information about  Pseudognaphalium leucocephalum
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 22, 2018).

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