Taxon  Report   2407 
Crassula connata  Ruiz Lopez & Pavon
Pigmy weed,  Sand pygmy weed, Sand pygmyweed
Crassula connata
© 2005 Bob Huettmann
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Crassula connata
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Crassula connata
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Crassula connata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Crassula connata
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Crassula
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Crassula connata var. connata
TJM2: Crassula connata var. erectoides
TJM2: Crassula connata var. eremica
TJM2: Crassula connata var. subsimplex
More information about  Crassula connata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 23, 2016).

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