Taxon  Report   1360 
Calystegia malacophylla  (E. Greene) Munz
Sierra false bindweed,  Sierra morning glory, Woolly morning glory
Calystegia malacophylla
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Calystegia malacophylla
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Calystegia malacophylla
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Calystegia malacophylla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Calystegia malacophylla
© 2015 Steve Matson
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.5 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Calystegia malacophylla
Jepson eFlora

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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:   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2016).

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