Taxon  Report   2224 
Clarkia unguiculata  Lindley
Elegant clarkia,  Mountain garland, Woodland clarkia
Clarkia unguiculata
© 2005 Hartmut Wisch
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Clarkia unguiculata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Clarkia unguiculata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Clarkia unguiculata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Clarkia unguiculata
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Genus: Clarkia
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Coastal Strand
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Clarkia elegans
More information about  Clarkia unguiculata
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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