Taxon  Report   1066 
Bensoniella oregona  (Abrams & Bacig.) Morton
Bensoniella
Bensoniella oregona
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Bensoniella oregona, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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Bensoniella oregona
© 2010 John Game
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Bensoniella
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, openings [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Bensonia oregona
PLANTS: Bensoniella oregana
More information about  Bensoniella oregona
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: Jul 27, 2016).

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