Taxon  Report   4724 
Leptodactylon californicum  Hook. & Arn.  ssp. tomentosum  Gordon-Reedy
California prickly phlox,  Fuzzy prickly phlox
Leptodactylon californicum ssp. tomentosum
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Leptodactylon californicum ssp. tomentosum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [4.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Leptodactylon californicum ssp. tomentosum
© 2011 Chris Winchell
Genus: Leptodactylon
Coastal Strand
Habitat: dunes, coastal
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Accepted by PLANTS
TJM2 accepted name: Linanthus californicus
CNPS accepted name: Linanthus californicus ssp. tomentosus
More information about  Leptodactylon californicum ssp. tomentosum
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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: Apr 23, 2018).

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