Taxon  Report   2187 
Clarkia franciscana  Lewis & Raven
Presidio clarkia
Clarkia franciscana
© 1999 Margo Bors
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Clarkia franciscana
© 2008 Lech Naumovich
Clarkia franciscana
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Clarkia franciscana, 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

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Clarkia franciscana
© 2013 John Doyen
Genus: Clarkia
Valley Grassland, Northern Coastal Scrub
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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More information about  Clarkia franciscana
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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 22, 2016).

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