Calflora
Taxon  Report   6908    
Psilocarphus brevissimus  Nutt.
Short woollyheads,  Woolly marbles
Psilocarphus brevissimus
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Psilocarphus brevissimus
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Psilocarphus brevissimus
© 2003 Vince Scheidt
Psilocarphus brevissimus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Psilocarphus brevissimus
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Psilocarphus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Psilocarphus brevissimus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (PSBR)

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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