Taxon  Report   5678 
Monoptilon bellidiforme  A. Gray
Small desert star
Monoptilon bellidiforme
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Monoptilon bellidiforme
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Monoptilon bellidiforme
© 2010 Steve Matson
Monoptilon bellidiforme, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Monoptilon bellidiforme
© 2015 Ron Wolf
Genus: Monoptilon
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jan 16, 2018).

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