Taxon  Report   9497 
Hoffmannseggia microphylla  Torr.
Wand holdback
Hoffmannseggia microphylla
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Hoffmannseggia microphylla
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Hoffmannseggia microphylla, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Hoffmannseggia microphylla
© 2011 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Hoffmannseggia
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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ICPN + PLANTS: Caesalpinia virgata
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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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