Taxon  Report   2247 
Claytonia rubra  (Howell) Tidestr.
Red stemmed spring beauty,  Redstem springbeauty
Claytonia rubra
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
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Claytonia rubra
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Claytonia rubra
© 2014 John Doyen
Claytonia rubra, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Claytonia rubra
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Claytonia
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Claytonia rubra
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 16, 2018).

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