Taxon  Report   2064 
Chorizanthe xanti  S. Watson  var. leucotheca  Goodman
Riverside spineflower,  White bracted spineflower
Chorizanthe xanti var. leucotheca
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Chorizanthe xanti var. leucotheca
© 2009 Robert Steers
Chorizanthe xanti var. leucotheca
© 2009 Robert Steers
Chorizanthe xanti var. leucotheca, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Chorizanthe xanti var. leucotheca
© 2012 Keir Morse
Genus: Chorizanthe
Parent Record Chorizanthe xanti
Creosote Bush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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PLANTS: Chorizanthe xanti ssp. leucotheca
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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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