Taxon  Report   5757 
Nama dichotomum  (Ruiz Lopez & Pavon) Choisy  var. dichotomum 
Forked purple mat
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 James M. Andre
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Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 Keir Morse
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 Keir Morse
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum, 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.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [2B.3] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2013 Don Davis
Genus: Nama
Parent Record Nama dichotomum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Nama dichotomum
CNPS accepted name: Nama dichotoma var. dichotoma
More information about  Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2017).

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