Taxon  Report   3511 
Eschscholzia caespitosa  Benth.
Foothill poppy,  Tufted eschscholzia, Tufted poppy
Eschscholzia caespitosa
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Eschscholzia caespitosa
© 2009 Keir Morse
Eschscholzia caespitosa
© 2004 Hartmut Wisch
Eschscholzia caespitosa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Eschscholzia caespitosa
© 2004 Hartmut Wisch
Genus: Eschscholzia
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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