Taxon  Report   432 
Aquilegia shockleyi  Eastw.
Desert columbine
Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2014 Dylan Neubauer
Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2014 Dylan Neubauer
Aquilegia shockleyi, a dicot, is a 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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Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Genus: Aquilegia
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Aquilegia formosa
More information about  Aquilegia shockleyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Mar 19, 2018).

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