Taxon  Report   2766 
Downingia bella  Hoover
Hoover's calicoflower,  Hoover's downingia
Downingia bella
© 2010 Vernon Smith
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Downingia bella
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Downingia bella
© 1996 Christopher Christie
Downingia bella, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Downingia bella
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Downingia
Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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 20, 2016).

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