Taxon  Report   250 
Allotropa virgata  A. Gray
Candystriped allotropa,  Sugar stick, Sugarstick
Allotropa virgata
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Allotropa virgata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Allotropa virgata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Allotropa virgata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (mycoparasitic) that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Allotropa virgata
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Family: ERICACEAE   (PLANTS: MONOTROPACEAE)
Genus: Allotropa
Communities:
Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Allotropa virgata
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 29, 2016).

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