Taxon  Report   2262 
Cleomella obtusifolia  Torrey & Fremont
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
Genus: Cleomella
Alkali Sink, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cleomella obtusifolia var. pubescens
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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: Mar 23, 2018).

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