Taxon  Report   2280 
Collinsia heterophylla  Buist
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Collinsia heterophylla
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Collinsia heterophylla
© 2002 George Jackson
Collinsia heterophylla
© 2014 Keir Morse
Collinsia heterophylla, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Collinsia heterophylla
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Collinsia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

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


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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 27, 2015).

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