Taxon  Report   2956 
Emmenanthe penduliflora  Benth.
Whispering bells,  Whisperingbells
Emmenanthe penduliflora
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Emmenanthe penduliflora
© 2008 Lynn Watson
Emmenanthe penduliflora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Emmenanthe penduliflora
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Emmenanthe
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Emmenanthe penduliflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

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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: May 26, 2016).

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