Taxon  Report   1254 
Calliandra eriophylla  Benth.
False mesquite, fairyduster
Calliandra eriophylla, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Community: Creosote Bush Scrub
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Calliandra
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Calliandra eriophylla var. chamaedrys
PLANTS: Calliandra eriophylla var. eriophylla
 Information about  Calliandra eriophylla  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (CAER)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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