Taxon  Report   2573 
Cynoglossum grande  Lehm.
Grand hound's tongue,  Pacific hound's tongue, Western houndstongue
Cynoglossum grande
© 2001 James B. Gratiot
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Cynoglossum grande
© 2003 Keir Morse
Cynoglossum grande
© 2008 Keir Morse
Cynoglossum grande, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cynoglossum grande
© 2004 Dianne Fristrom
Genus: Cynoglossum
Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Cynoglossum austinae
More information about  Cynoglossum grande
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 27, 2016).

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