Taxon  Report   4757 
Lessingia virgata  A. Gray
Virgate lessingia,  Wand lessingia
Lessingia virgata
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Lessingia virgata
© 2009 George W. Hartwell
Lessingia virgata
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Lessingia virgata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lessingia virgata
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Lessingia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Lessingia subspicata
More information about  Lessingia virgata
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: May 26, 2016).

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