Taxon  Report   5809 
Navarretia tagetina  Greene
Marigold navarretia,  Marigold pincushionplant, Navarretia
Navarretia tagetina
© 2008 Jennifer Buck
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Navarretia tagetina
© 2015 John Doyen
Navarretia tagetina
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Navarretia tagetina, 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 tagetina
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Navarretia
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Navarretia tagetina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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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