Taxon  Report   326 
Amsinckia menziesii  (Lehm.) Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
Menzies' fiddleneck,  Small flowered fiddleneck
Amsinckia menziesii
© 2010 Dee E. Warenycia
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Amsinckia menziesii
© 2012 Gary McDonald
Amsinckia menziesii
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Amsinckia menziesii, 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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Amsinckia menziesii
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Amsinckia
Valley Grassland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Amsinckia menziesii var. menziesii
TJM2: Amsinckia micrantha
More information about  Amsinckia menziesii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 21, 2016).

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