Taxon  Report   327 
Amsinckia menziesii  (Lehm.) Nelson & J.F. Macbr.  var. intermedia  (Fischer & C. Meyer) Ganders   (not an active name; please see Amsinckia intermedia)
Fiddleneck,  common fiddleneck, orange flowered Menzies' fiddleneck
Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia, 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 var. intermedia
© 2003 Lynn Watson
Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia
© J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), Creosote Bush Scrub
Genus: Amsinckia
Parent Record Amsinckia menziesii.
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Amsinckia intermedia
 NOTE: Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Amsinckia menziesii var. intermedia  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 01, 2015).

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