Taxon  Report   1066 
Bensoniella oregona  (Abrams & Bacig.) Morton
Bensoniella oregona
© 2006 Dean Wm. Taylor
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Bensoniella oregona
© 2010 John Game
Bensoniella oregona
© 2013 Scot Loring
Bensoniella oregona, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare .

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Bensoniella oregona
© 2010 John Game
Genus: Bensoniella
Yellow Pine Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, bogs/fens, openings [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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PLANTS: Bensonia oregona
PLANTS: Bensoniella oregana
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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: Oct 21, 2016).

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