Taxon  Report   1093 
Blennosperma nanum  (Hook.) S. F. Blake
Common stickyseed,  Yellow carpet
Blennosperma nanum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
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Blennosperma nanum
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Blennosperma nanum
© 2008 Chris Winchell
Blennosperma nanum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Blennosperma nanum
© 2015 John Doyen
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Blennosperma nanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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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: Jul 19, 2018).

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