Taxon  Report   11501 
Chloropyron maritimum  (Nutt. ex Benth.) A. Heller
Salt marsh bird's beak
Chloropyron maritimum
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
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Chloropyron maritimum
© 2013 Robert Sikora
Chloropyron maritimum
© 2015 John Doyen
Chloropyron maritimum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Chloropyron maritimum
© 2010 Benjamin Smith
Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Cordylanthus maritimus
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ICPN: Cordylanthus maritimus
More information about  Chloropyron maritimum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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website references from Google

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: Sep 25, 2018).

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