Taxon  Report   1455 
Camissonia tanacetifolia  (Torr. & A. Gray) P. H. Raven  (not an active name)
Tansy leaf evening primrose,  Tansyleaf evening primrose
Camissonia tanacetifolia
© 2007 Dianne Fristrom
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Camissonia tanacetifolia, 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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Camissonia tanacetifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
Genus: Camissonia
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
ICPN accepted name: Taraxia tanacetifolia
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PLANTS: Taraxia tanacetifolia
NOTE: Camissonia tanacetifolia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 21, 2018).

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