Taxon  Report   7845 
Streptanthus insignis  Jeps.  ssp. insignis 
Plumed jewelflower,  San Benito jewelflower
Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
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Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Streptanthus
Parent Record Streptanthus insignis
Chaparral, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Streptanthus insignis ssp. insignis
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: Jun 24, 2018).

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