Taxon  Report   6040 
Paeonia californica  Nutt.
California peony
Paeonia californica
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
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Paeonia californica
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Paeonia californica
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Paeonia californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Paeonia californica
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Family: PAEONIACEAE  
Genus: Paeonia
Communities:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Paeonia brownii ssp. californica
More information about  Paeonia californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (PACA2)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 27, 2016).

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