Taxon  Report   2233 
Claytonia exigua  Torrey & A. Gray  ssp. glauca  (Torrey & A. Gray) John M. Miller & Chambe
Blue leaved spring beauty,  Serpentine springbeauty
Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca
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Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca
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Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca
© 2008 Keir Morse
Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca
© 2007 Keir Morse
Family: MONTIACEAE   (PLANTS: PORTULACACEAE)
Genus: Claytonia
Parent Record Claytonia exigua
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   3.6 (broad endemic / strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Claytonia parviflora var. glauca
PLANTS: Montia perfoliata ssp. glauca
More information about  Claytonia exigua ssp. glauca
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 04, 2016).

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