Taxon  Report   7954    
Thamnosma montana  Torr. & Frém.
Turpentine broom,  Turpentinebroom
Thamnosma montana
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Thamnosma montana
© 2004 Heath McAllister
Thamnosma montana
© 2004 James M. Andre
Thamnosma montana, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Thamnosma montana
© 2010 Matt Below
Family: RUTACEAE  
Genus: Thamnosma
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Thamnosma montana
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: Nov 21, 2018).

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