Calflora
Taxon  Report   2262 
Cleomella obtusifolia  Torr. & Frém.
Bluntleaf stinkweed,  Mojave cleomella
Cleomella obtusifolia
© 2009 Steve Matson
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Cleomella obtusifolia
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Cleomella obtusifolia
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Cleomella obtusifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Cleomella obtusifolia
© 2011 Steve Matson
Family: CLEOMACEAE   (PLANTS: CAPPARACEAE)
Genus: Cleomella
Communities:
Alkali Sink, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cleomella obtusifolia var. pubescens
ICPN: Cleomella obtusifolia var. florifera
ICPN: Cleomella obtusifolia var. jonesii
More information about  Cleomella obtusifolia
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 22, 2018).

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