Taxon  Report   2206 
Clarkia purpurea  (Curtis) Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
purple clarkia,  winecup clarkia
Clarkia purpurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Clarkia purpurea
© 2009 John W. Wall
Clarkia purpurea
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, (many plant communities)
Habitat: coastal, slopes [Walker]
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Clarkia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
Clarkia purpurea ssp. quadrivulnera
Clarkia purpurea ssp. viminea
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Clarkia purpurea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CLPU2)

Nursery availability on CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 30, 2015).

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