Calflora
Taxon  Report   5693 
Mucronea perfoliata  (A. Gray) A.A. Heller
Perfoliate spineflower
Mucronea perfoliata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Mucronea perfoliata
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Mucronea perfoliata
© 2015 Keir Morse
Mucronea perfoliata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Mucronea perfoliata
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Mucronea
Communities:
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Chorizanthe perfoliata var. opaca
PLANTS: Chorizanthe perfoliata
PLANTS: Mucronea perfoliata var. opaca
More information about  Mucronea perfoliata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (MUPE2)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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