Taxon  Report   2787 
Draba asterophora  Payson  var. asterophora 
Lake tahoe draba
Draba asterophora var. asterophora
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Draba asterophora var. asterophora
© 2003 Steve Matson
Draba asterophora var. asterophora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Nevada.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Draba asterophora var. asterophora
© 2003 Steve Matson
Genus: Draba
Parent Record Draba asterophora
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields
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Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Draba asterophora
More information about  Draba asterophora var. asterophora
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2017).

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