Taxon  Report   2647 
Delphinium hesperium  A. Gray
foothill larkspur,  western larkspur
Delphinium hesperium , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Delphinium hesperium
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Delphinium hesperium
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Delphinium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Delphinium hesperium ssp. cuyamacae
Delphinium hesperium ssp. hesperium
Delphinium hesperium ssp. pallescens
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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USDA PLANTS Profile (DEHE)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2014).

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