Taxon  Report   9560 
Leptosiphon bolanderi  (A. Gray) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Bolander's linanthus
Leptosiphon bolanderi
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Leptosiphon bolanderi
© 2015 Aaron Arthur
Leptosiphon bolanderi
© 2015 John Doyen
Leptosiphon bolanderi, 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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Leptosiphon bolanderi
© 2009 Steven Perry
Genus: Leptosiphon
Yellow Pine Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral
Habitat: slopes
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS
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PLANTS: Linanthus bakeri
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus bolanderi
More information about  Leptosiphon bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: Jul 15, 2018).

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