Taxon  Report   9511 
Ehrendorferia chrysantha  (Hook. & Arn.) Rylander
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Ehrendorferia chrysantha
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
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Ehrendorferia chrysantha
© 2009 Lynn Watson
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
© 2005 Andrew Borcher
Ehrendorferia chrysantha, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ehrendorferia chrysantha
© 2009 Lynn Watson
Family: PAPAVERACEAE   (PLANTS: FUMARIACEAE)
Genus: Ehrendorferia
Communities:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: disturbed, slopes [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.1 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Dicentra chrysantha
More information about  Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (EHCH)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2016).

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