Calflora
Taxon  Report   6566    
Plagiobothrys distantiflorus  (Piper) I. M. Johnst.
California popcorn flower,  California popcornflower
Plagiobothrys distantiflorus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Plagiobothrys distantiflorus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Plagiobothrys distantiflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plagiobothrys distantiflorus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Allocarya distantiflora
More information about  Plagiobothrys distantiflorus
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 (PLDI2)

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 15, 2018).

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