Taxon  Report   2334 
Cordylanthus capitatus  Benth.
Yakima bird's beak

Cordylanthus capitatus
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Cordylanthus capitatus, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California and Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washingtom.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Cordylanthus capitatus
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Cordylanthus
Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Cordylanthus nevadensis
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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