Taxon  Report   10956 
Limnanthes alba  (Jeps.) Morin  ssp. parishii  (Jeps.) Morin
Parish's meadowfoam
Limnanthes alba ssp. parishii
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Limnanthes alba ssp. parishii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Limnanthes alba ssp. parishii
© Roxanne Bittman and CNPS
Genus: Limnanthes
Parent Record Limnanthes alba
Yellow Pine Forest, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, vernal-pools
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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ICPN + CNPS: Limnanthes gracilis ssp. parishii
ICPN: Limnanthes versicolor var. parishii
More information about  Limnanthes alba ssp. parishii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Aug 17, 2018).

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