Taxon  Report   4510 
Kallstroemia californica  (S. Watson) Vail
California caltrop,  California kallstroemia
Kallstroemia californica
© 2013 Neal Kramer
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Kallstroemia californica
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Kallstroemia californica
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Kallstroemia californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Kallstroemia californica
© 2004 James M. Andre
Genus: Kallstroemia
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Kallstroemia brachystylis
PLANTS: Kallstroemia californica var. brachystylis
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Feb 19, 2018).

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