Taxon  Report   348 
Androsace elongata  L.  ssp. acuta  (Greene) G. T. Robbins
California androsace,  California rockjasmine
Androsace elongata ssp. acuta
© 2015 Keir Morse
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Androsace elongata ssp. acuta
© 2015 Keir Morse
Androsace elongata ssp. acuta
© 2012 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
Androsace elongata ssp. acuta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Oregon, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Androsace elongata ssp. acuta
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Androsace
Parent Record Androsace elongata
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: slopes
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PLANTS: Androsace acuta
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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: Aug 19, 2018).

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