Taxon  Report   2189 
Clarkia gracilis  (Piper) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.  ssp. albicaulis  (Jeps.) H. Lewis & M. Lewis
White stemmed clarkia,  Whitestem clarkia
Clarkia gracilis ssp. albicaulis
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Clarkia gracilis ssp. albicaulis
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Clarkia gracilis ssp. albicaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Clarkia gracilis ssp. albicaulis
© 2011 Anthony Baniaga
Genus: Clarkia
Parent Record Clarkia gracilis
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.2 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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PLANTS: Godetia amoena var. albicaulis
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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: Jun 24, 2018).

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