Taxon  Report   4424 
Jaumea carnosa  (Less.) A. Gray
Fleshy jaumea,  Marsh jaumea
Jaumea carnosa
© 2007 Lynn Watson
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Jaumea carnosa
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Jaumea carnosa
© 2012 Robert Sikora
Jaumea carnosa, 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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Jaumea carnosa
© 2015 Keir Morse
Genus: Jaumea
Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Jaumea carnosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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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