Taxon  Report   2964 
Encelia farinosa  Torrey & A. Gray
Brittlebush,  Goldenhills, Incienso
Encelia farinosa
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.
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Encelia farinosa
© 2005 Gene Wagner, RPh.
Encelia farinosa
© 2010 Steve Matson
Encelia farinosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Encelia farinosa
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
Genus: Encelia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Encelia farinosa var. farinosa
PLANTS: Encelia farinosa var. phenicodonta
PLANTS: Encelia farinosa var. radians
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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 22, 2016).

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