Calflora
Taxon  Report   5349 
Malperia tenuis  S. Watson
Brown turbans,  Brownturbans
Malperia tenuis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Malperia tenuis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Malperia tenuis
© 2010 Larry Sward
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malperia
Community:
Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Malperia tenuis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MATE3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 20, 2018).

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