Taxon  Report   3541 
Eucnide rupestris  (Baillon) H.J. Thompson & W.R. Ernst
Rock nettle
Eucnide rupestris
© 2003 Debra Valov
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Eucnide rupestris, 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, Arizona, Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Eucnide rupestris
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
Genus: Eucnide
Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + PLANTS: Sympetaleia rupestris
More information about  Eucnide rupestris
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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 27, 2016).

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