Taxon  Report   2018 
Chorizanthe brevicornu  Torrey  var. brevicornu 
Brittle spineflower
Chorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornu
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Chorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornu
© 2014 John Doyen
Chorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornu
© 2006 Aaron Schusteff
Chorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornu, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Chorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornu
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Genus: Chorizanthe
Parent Record Chorizanthe brevicornu
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XWALK: Chorizanthe brevicornu ssp. brevicornu
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 28, 2017).

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