Taxon  Report   9163 
Myosurus apetalus  C. Gay  var. borealis  Whittemore
Bristly mousetail
Myosurus apetalus var. borealis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Myosurus
Parent Record Myosurus apetalus
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Myosurus aristatus
PLANTS: Myosurus minimus var. aristatus
More information about  Myosurus apetalus var. borealis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 17, 2018).

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