Taxon  Report   1133 
Bowlesia incana  Ruiz Lopez & Pavon
Hoary bowlesia
Bowlesia incana
© 2012 Gary McDonald
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Bowlesia incana
© 2004 James M. Andre
Bowlesia incana
© 2008 Keir Morse
Bowlesia incana, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Bowlesia incana
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Bowlesia
Communities:
Southern Oak Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Bowlesia septentrionalis
More information about  Bowlesia incana
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: Aug 30, 2016).

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