Taxon  Report   6042 
Palafoxia arida  B. Turner & M. Morris  var. arida 
Desert needle,  Desert palafox
Palafoxia arida var. arida
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
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Palafoxia arida var. arida
© 1996 Christopher L. Christie
Palafoxia arida var. arida
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Palafoxia arida var. arida, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Palafoxia arida var. arida
© 2003 Hartmut Wisch
Genus: Palafoxia
Parent Record Palafoxia arida
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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XWALK: Palafoxia linearis var. linearis
More information about  Palafoxia arida var. arida
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: Dec 15, 2017).

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