Taxon  Report   7438 
Scutellaria tuberosa  Benth.
Danny's skullcap,  Scullcap
Scutellaria tuberosa
© 2015 John Doyen
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Scutellaria tuberosa
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Scutellaria tuberosa
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Scutellaria tuberosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Scutellaria tuberosa
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Scutellaria
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Scutellaria tuberosa ssp. australis
PLANTS: Scutellaria tuberosa var. similis
ICPN: Scutellaria pilosiuscula
ICPN + PLANTS: Scutellaria tuberosa ssp. similis
More information about  Scutellaria tuberosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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