Calflora
Taxon  Report   7781    
Stemodia durantifolia  (L.) Sw.
White woolly stemodia,  Whitewoolly twintip
Stemodia durantifolia
© 2017 Keir Morse
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stemodia durantifolia
© 2017 Keir Morse
Stemodia durantifolia
© 2017 Keir Morse
Stemodia durantifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Stemodia durantifolia
© 2017 Keir Morse
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Stemodia
Communities: wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Capraria durantifolia
PLANTS: Stemodia arizonica
More information about  Stemodia durantifolia
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 (STDU)

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 19, 2018).

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