Taxon  Report   11502 
Chloropyron maritimum  (Benth.) A. Heller  ssp. canescens  (A. Gray) Tank & J.M. Egger
Salt marsh bird's beak
Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens
© 2015 John Doyen
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Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens
© 2015 John Doyen
Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens
© 2015 John Doyen
Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Chloropyron
Parent Record Chloropyron maritimum
Sagebrush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2
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TJM2: Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. canescens
More information about  Chloropyron maritimum ssp. canescens
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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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:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2017).

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