Taxon  Report   2650 
Delphinium hesperium  A. Gray  ssp. pallescens  (Ewan) Harlan Lewis & Epling
Foothill larkspur,  Pale western larkspur, Western larkspur
Delphinium hesperium ssp. pallescens
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Delphinium hesperium ssp. pallescens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Delphinium hesperium ssp. pallescens
© 2009 Keir Morse
Family: RANUNCULACEAE  
Genus: Delphinium
Parent Record Delphinium hesperium
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Delphinium hesperium f. pallescens
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2016).

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