Taxon  Report   11703 
Frasera speciosa  Griseb.
Monument plant
Frasera speciosa
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Frasera speciosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Frasera speciosa
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Family: GENTIANACEAE  
Genus: Frasera
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Frasera angustifolia
PLANTS: Tesseranthium macrophyllum
PLANTS: Tesseranthium angustifolium
TJM2 + PLANTS: Swertia radiata
PLANTS: Swertia radiata var. macrophylla
PLANTS: Frasera stenosepala
PLANTS: Frasera speciosa var. stenosepala
PLANTS: Frasera speciosa var. angustifolia
PLANTS: Frasera macrophylla
PLANTS: Tesseranthium radiatum
TJM2: Swertia radiata var. radiata
More information about  Frasera speciosa
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: Jun 28, 2016).

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