Taxon  Report   332 
Amsinckia tessellata  A. Gray
Checker fiddleneck, Fiddleneck, bristly fiddleneck, devil's lettuce
Amsinckia tessellata, 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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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Amsinckia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Amsinckia tessellata var. gloriosa
Amsinckia tessellata var. tessellata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Amsinckia purpusii
ICPN: Amsinckia rostellata
 Information about  Amsinckia tessellata  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (AMTE3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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