Taxon  Report   4307 
Hypericum anagalloides  Cham. & Schldl.
Creeping st. john's wort,  Tinker's penny
Hypericum anagalloides
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Hypericum anagalloides
© 2003 Steve Matson
Hypericum anagalloides
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Hypericum anagalloides, 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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Hypericum anagalloides
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Hypericum
(many plant communities), Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Hypericum anagalloides
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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