Taxon  Report   9866 
Downingia elegans  (Douglas ex Lindl.) Torr.  var. elegans   (not an active name)
Elegant calicoflower
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Downingia elegans var. elegans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Genus: Downingia
Parent Record Downingia elegans
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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PLANTS: Downingia elegans var. corymbosa
NOTE: Downingia elegans var. elegans is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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: May 01, 2016).

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