Taxon  Report   2044 
Chorizanthe procumbens  Nutt.
Prostrate spineflower
Chorizanthe procumbens
© 2013 Keir Morse
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Chorizanthe procumbens
© 2005 Deborah Leonard
Chorizanthe procumbens
© 2009 Benjamin Smith
Chorizanthe procumbens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.

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Chorizanthe procumbens
© 2013 Keir Morse
Genus: Chorizanthe
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Chorizanthe jonesiana
PLANTS: Chorizanthe procumbens var. albiflora
PLANTS: Chorizanthe uncinata
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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: Feb 19, 2018).

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