Taxon  Report   6575 
Plagiobothrys hispidulus  (E. Greene) I.M. Johnston
Harsh allocarya,  Harsh popcorn flower
Plagiobothrys hispidulus
© 2012 Jean Pawek
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Plagiobothrys hispidulus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Plagiobothrys hispidulus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Plagiobothrys hispidulus, 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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Plagiobothrys hispidulus
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: meadows [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
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ICPN: Plagiobothrys scouleri var. hispidulus
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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 26, 2016).

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