Calflora
Taxon  Report   2187 
Clarkia franciscana  H. Lewis & P. H. Raven
Presidio clarkia
Clarkia franciscana
© 2013 John Doyen
More photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Clarkia franciscana
© 2008 Lech Naumovich
Clarkia franciscana
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Clarkia franciscana, 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

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Clarkia franciscana
© 1999 Margo Bors
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Clarkia
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Northern Coastal Scrub
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Clarkia franciscana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLFR3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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