Taxon  Report   2993 
Epilobium cleistogamum  (Curran) Hoch & P. H. Raven
Cleistogamous boisduvalia,  Selfing willowherb
Epilobium cleistogamum
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
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Epilobium cleistogamum
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Epilobium cleistogamum
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Epilobium cleistogamum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Epilobium cleistogamum
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Epilobium
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN + PLANTS: Boisduvalia cleistogama
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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: Aug 14, 2018).

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