Taxon  Report   2163 
Clarkia amoena  (Lehm.) Nelson & J.F. Macbr.  ssp. whitneyi  (A. Gray) Harlan Lewis & M. Lewis
Farewell to spring,  Whitney's clarkia

Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi
© Robert Potts 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi
© Robert Potts 2001 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Clarkia
Parent Record Clarkia amoena.
Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Godetia whitneyi
ICPN: Oenothera whitneyi
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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