Taxon  Report   3769 
Gayophytum ramosissimum  Torr. & A. Gray
Pinyon gayophytum,  Pinyon groundsmoke
Gayophytum ramosissimum
© 2015 John Doyen
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Gayophytum ramosissimum
© 2015 John Doyen
Gayophytum ramosissimum
© 2015 John Doyen
Gayophytum ramosissimum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Gayophytum ramosissimum
© © 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Gayophytum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Gayophytum ramosissimum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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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: Sep 20, 2018).

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