Taxon  Report   1135 
Boykinia occidentalis  Torrey & A. Gray
Brook foam,  Coastal brookfoam, Western boykinia
Boykinia occidentalis
© 2003 Michael Charters
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Boykinia occidentalis
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Boykinia occidentalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Boykinia occidentalis, 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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Boykinia occidentalis
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: SAXIFRAGACEAE  
Genus: Boykinia
Communities:
Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Boykinia elata
PLANTS: Boykinia vancouverensis
ICPN: Therofon cincinnatum
More information about  Boykinia occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Oct 01, 2016).

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