Taxon  Report   7989 
Tidestromia lanuginosa  (Nutt.) Standley
Woolly tidestromia
Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2014 Wynn Anderson
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Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Tidestromia lanuginosa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tidestromia lanuginosa
© © 2014 Wynn Anderson
Genus: Tidestromia
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cladothrix lanuginosa
TJM2: Achyranthes lanuginosa
TJM2: Alternanthera lanuginosa
TJM2: Tidestromia lanuginosa ssp. eliassoniana
More information about  Tidestromia lanuginosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 27, 2016).

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