Taxon  Report   3622 
Fremontodendron mexicanum  Davidson
Mexican flannelbush
Fremontodendron mexicanum
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Fremontodendron mexicanum
© 2011 Anna Bennett
Fremontodendron mexicanum
© 2011 Anna Bennett
Fremontodendron mexicanum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Rare and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.

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Fremontodendron mexicanum
© 2011 Anna Bennett
Genus: Fremontodendron
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Closed-cone Pine Forest
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Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Fremontia mexicana
More information about  Fremontodendron mexicanum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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 16, 2018).

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