Calflora
Taxon  Report   10751 
Acleisanthes nevadensis  (Standl.) B.L. Turner
Desert wing-fruit
Acleisanthes nevadensis
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Acleisanthes nevadensis
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Acleisanthes nevadensis
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Acleisanthes nevadensis, 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, Arizona, Nevada, Utah.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Acleisanthes nevadensis
© 2005 James M. Andre
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Acleisanthes
Communities:
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Distribution by County 

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

TJM2 + CNPS: Selinocarpus nevadensis
More information about  Acleisanthes nevadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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website references from Google


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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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