Taxon  Report   7858 
Streptanthus polygaloides  A. Gray
Milkwort jewelflower
Streptanthus polygaloides
© 2013 Ron Wolf
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Streptanthus polygaloides
© 2008 Steve Matson
Streptanthus polygaloides
© 2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Streptanthus polygaloides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Streptanthus polygaloides
© 2010 Aaron Arthur
Genus: Streptanthus
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.7 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Streptanthus polygaloides
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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 22, 2016).

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