Taxon  Report   2163 
Clarkia amoena  (Lehm.) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.  ssp. whitneyi  (A. Gray) H. Lewis & M. Lewis
Farewell to spring,  Whitney's clarkia
Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi
© Robert Potts 2001 California Academy of Sciences
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Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Clarkia amoena ssp. whitneyi
© Robert Potts 2002 California Academy of Sciences
Genus: Clarkia
Parent Record Clarkia amoena
Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Godetia whitneyi
ICPN: Oenothera whitneyi
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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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