Calflora
Taxon  Report   5465 
Micropus californicus  Fisch. & C. A. Mey.  var. subvestitus  A. Gray
Hairy slender cottonweed,  Q tips
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Micropus californicus var. subvestitus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Micropus
Parent Record Micropus californicus
Communities:
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Bombycilaena californica var. subvestita
More information about  Micropus californicus var. subvestitus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (BOCAS)

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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