Taxon  Report   1112 
Boschniakia strobilacea  A. Gray  (not an active name)
California groundcone,  Ground cone
Boschniakia strobilacea
© 2004 Norman Jensen
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Boschniakia strobilacea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Boschniakia strobilacea
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Boschniakia
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Kopsiopsis strobilacea
NOTE: Boschniakia strobilacea is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Boschniakia strobilacea
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: Jun 18, 2018).

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