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Collomia tinctoria  Kellogg
Yellow staining collomia
Collomia tinctoria
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Collomia tinctoria
© 2005 Chris Wagner
Collomia tinctoria
© 2015 John Doyen
Collomia tinctoria, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Collomia tinctoria
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Collomia
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Serpentine affinity: 1.8; (weak indicator)

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Collomia tinctoria
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Nov 21, 2018).

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