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Aphanes occidentalis  (Nutt.) Rydb.
Western lady's mantle
Aphanes occidentalis
© 2005 Steve Matson
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Aphanes occidentalis
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Aphanes occidentalis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Aphanes occidentalis, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Aphanes occidentalis
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: ROSACEAE  
Genus: Aphanes
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Aphanes arvensis
More information about  Aphanes occidentalis
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 19, 2018).

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