Taxon  Report   4753 
Lessingia nemaclada  E. Greene
Slender stemmed lessingia,  Slenderstem lessingia, Thread stem lessingia
Lessingia nemaclada
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Lessingia nemaclada
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Lessingia nemaclada
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Lessingia nemaclada, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lessingia nemaclada
© 1995 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Genus: Lessingia
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Lessingia mendocina
ICPN: Lessingia paleacea
More information about  Lessingia nemaclada
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2018).

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