Taxon  Report   4131 
Hesperolinon tehamense  H. Sharsm.
Paskenta grade dwarf flax,  Tehama county western flax
Hesperolinon tehamense
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Hesperolinon tehamense
© 1997 Dean Wm. Taylor
Hesperolinon tehamense, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Hesperolinon tehamense
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Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Hesperolinon
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.8 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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 24, 2016).

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