Calflora
Taxon  Report   2193    
Clarkia heterandra  (Torr.) H. Lewis & P. H. Raven
California gaura,  Heterogaura, Mountain clarkia
Clarkia heterandra
© 2015 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Clarkia heterandra
© 2011 Debra L. Cook
Clarkia heterandra
© 2011 Debra L. Cook
Clarkia heterandra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Clarkia heterandra
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: ONAGRACEAE  
Genus: Clarkia
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral

Habitat: streambanks

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Gaura heterandra
ICPN + PLANTS: Heterogaura heterandra
More information about  Clarkia heterandra
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 (CLHE4)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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