Taxon  Report   10859 
Eremogone aculeata  (S. Watson) Ikonn.
Prickly sandwort
Eremogone aculeata
© 2014 John Doyen
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Eremogone aculeata
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Eremogone aculeata
© 2013 John Doyen
Eremogone aculeata, 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.

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Eremogone aculeata
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Genus: Eremogone
Sagebrush Scrub, Lodgepole Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Arenaria aculeata
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TJM2: Arenaria aculeata
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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 23, 2018).

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