Taxon  Report   4822 
Limnanthes alba  Benth.  ssp. alba 
Typical white meadowfoam
Limnanthes alba ssp. alba
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
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Limnanthes alba ssp. alba
© 2011 Steven Perry
Limnanthes alba ssp. alba
© 2008 John Dittes
Limnanthes alba ssp. alba, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Limnanthes alba ssp. alba
© 2011 Steven Perry
Genus: Limnanthes
Parent Record Limnanthes alba
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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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 21, 2018).

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