Taxon  Report   2037 
Chorizanthe palmeri  S. Watson
Palmer's spineflower
Chorizanthe palmeri
© 2011 Chris Winchell
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Chorizanthe palmeri
© 2013 John Doyen
Chorizanthe palmeri
© 2013 John Doyen
Chorizanthe palmeri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Chorizanthe palmeri
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Chorizanthe
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.9 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 25, 2016).

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