Taxon  Report   5807 
Navarretia squarrosa  (Eschsch.) Hook. & Arn.
Skunkbush,  Skunkweed
Navarretia squarrosa
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
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Navarretia squarrosa
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Navarretia squarrosa
© 2005 Doreen L. Smith
Navarretia squarrosa, 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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Navarretia squarrosa
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Navarretia
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Gilia squarrosa
ICPN: Navarretia eastwoodiae
ICPN: Navarretia squarrosa var. agrestis
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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: Jul 23, 2018).

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