Taxon  Report   5836 
Nemophila menziesii  Hook. & Arn.
Baby blue eyes
Nemophila menziesii
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
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Nemophila menziesii
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Nemophila menziesii
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Nemophila menziesii, 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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Nemophila menziesii
© 2003 Michael Charters
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Redwood Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Habitat: slopes
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Nemophila menziesii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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