Taxon  Report   17 
Abronia turbinata  S. Watson
Trans montane sand verbena,  Transmontane sand verbena
Abronia turbinata
© 2016 John Doyen
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Abronia turbinata
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Abronia turbinata
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Abronia turbinata, 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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Abronia turbinata
© 2005 Steve Matson
Genus: Abronia
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Abronia exalata
PLANTS: Abronia orbiculata
More information about  Abronia turbinata
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: Feb 25, 2018).

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