Taxon  Report   331 
Amsinckia spectabilis  Fischer & C. Meyer  var. spectabilis 
seaside fiddleneck
Amsinckia spectabilis var. spectabilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Amsinckia spectabilis var. spectabilis
© 2011 Vince Scheidt
Genus: Amsinckia
Parent Record Amsinckia spectabilis.
Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
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TJM2: Amsinckia spectabilis var. sancti-nicolai
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 09, 2015).

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