Taxon  Report   4726 
Leptodactylon pungens  (Torrey) Rydb.   (not an active name; please see Linanthus pungens)
Granite gilia,  Prickly Phlox, granite prickly phlox, mountain prickly phlox
Leptodactylon pungens, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Leptodactylon pungens
© 1998 Larry Blakely
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptodactylon
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + PLANTS: accepted name: Linanthus pungens
 
 NOTE: Leptodactylon pungens is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
 Information about  Leptodactylon pungens  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LIPU11)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 21, 2014).

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