Taxon  Report   4528 
Keckiella ternata  (Torrey) Straw
Blue stemmed keckiella,  Scarlet keckiella
Keckiella ternata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Keckiella ternata
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Keckiella ternata, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Keckiella ternata
© 2010 Lynn Watson
Genus: Keckiella
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: canyons, slopes
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Keckiella ternata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 23, 2018).

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