Calflora
Taxon  Report   5768    
Navarretia atractyloides  (Benth.) Hook. & Arn.
Holly leaf navarretia,  Hollyleaf pincushionplant
Navarretia atractyloides
© 2010 George Butterworth
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Navarretia atractyloides
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Navarretia atractyloides
© 2007 Laura Ann Eliassen
Navarretia atractyloides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Navarretia atractyloides
© 2015 Keir Morse
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Navarretia
Communities: (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Navarretia hamata ssp. foliacea
PLANTS: Navarretia hamata var. foliacea
ICPN: Aegochloa atractyloides
More information about  Navarretia atractyloides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (NAAT)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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