Taxon  Report   4112 
Hesperevax sparsiflora  (A. Gray) E. Greene  var. brevifolia  (A. Gray) J. Morefield
Short leaved evax,  Shortleaf dwarf cudweed
Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
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Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
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Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
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Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Hesperevax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
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Genus: Hesperevax
Parent Record Hesperevax sparsiflora
Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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PLANTS: Evax sparsiflora var. brevifolia
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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