Taxon  Report   2193 
Clarkia heterandra  (Torr.) H. Lewis & P. H. Raven
California gaura,  Heterogaura, Mountain clarkia
Clarkia heterandra
© 2009 Keir Morse
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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
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Clarkia
Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Chaparral
Habitat: streambanks
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Gaura heterandra
ICPN + PLANTS: Heterogaura heterandra
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Aug 19, 2018).

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