Taxon  Report   2773 
Downingia cuspidata  (Greene) Rattan
Toothed calicoflower,  Toothed downingia
Downingia cuspidata
© 2006 George W. Hartwell
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Downingia cuspidata
© 2003 Vince Scheidt
Downingia cuspidata
© 2015 Sierra Pacific Industries
Downingia cuspidata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Downingia cuspidata
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Downingia
Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Bolelia cuspidata
ICPN: Downingia immaculata
ICPN: Downingia pallida
ICPN: Downingia pulchella var. arcana
More information about  Downingia cuspidata
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: Jun 18, 2018).

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