Calflora
Taxon  Report   3602 
Floerkea proserpinacoides  Willd.
False mermaidweed
Floerkea proserpinacoides
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Floerkea proserpinacoides
© 2004 Steve Matson
Floerkea proserpinacoides
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Floerkea proserpinacoides, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Floerkea proserpinacoides
© 2011 RT Hawke
Family: LIMNANTHACEAE  
Genus: Floerkea
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Floerkea occidentalis
More information about  Floerkea proserpinacoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (FLPR)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2017).

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