Taxon  Report   4829 
Limnanthes douglasii  R. Br.  ssp. sulphurea  (C. Mason) C. Mason
Douglas' meadowfoam,  Meadow foam, Point Reyes meadowfoam
Limnanthes douglasii ssp. sulphurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered .

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Limnanthes douglasii ssp. sulphurea
© Gladys Lucille Smith 1999 California Academy of Sciences
Limnanthes douglasii ssp. sulphurea
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Coastal Prairie, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, freshwater-marsh, vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Limnanthes
Parent Record Limnanthes douglasii.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Limnanthes douglasii var. sulphurea
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 31, 2015).

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