Taxon  Report   2338    
Cordylanthus kingii  S. Watson  ssp. helleri  (Ferris) T. I. Chuang & Heckard
Heller's bird's beak
Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri
© 2001 Larry Blakely
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Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri
© 2001 Larry Blakely
Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri, 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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Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri
© 2001 Larry Blakely
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cordylanthus kingii var. helleri
ICPN + PLANTS: Cordylanthus helleri
More information about  Cordylanthus kingii ssp. helleri
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: Nov 17, 2018).

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