Calflora
Taxon  Report   5794    
Navarretia mellita  Greene
Honeyscented pincushionplant,  Skunk navarretia
Navarretia mellita
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Navarretia mellita
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Navarretia mellita
© 2017 Neal Kramer
Navarretia mellita, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Navarretia mellita
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Navarretia
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Navarretia mellita
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 (NAME)

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 17, 2018).

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