Taxon  Report   5828 
Nemacladus rubescens  E. Greene
Desert nemacladus,  Desert threadplant, Rigid stemmed thread plant
Nemacladus rubescens
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Nemacladus rubescens
© 2014 Aaron Schusteff
Nemacladus rubescens
© 2013 John Game
Nemacladus rubescens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Nemacladus rubescens
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Nemacladus
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Nemacladus rubescens var. rubescens
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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: Oct 20, 2016).

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