Taxon  Report   2034 
Chorizanthe membranacea  Benth.
Pink spineflower
Chorizanthe membranacea
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
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Chorizanthe membranacea
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Chorizanthe membranacea
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Chorizanthe membranacea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Chorizanthe membranacea
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Chorizanthe
Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland
Habitat: slopes
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Eriogonella membranacea
More information about  Chorizanthe membranacea
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 24, 2018).

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