Taxon  Report   6089 
Pectis papposa  Harv. & A. Gray  var. papposa 
Chinch weed,  Manybristle cinchweed
Pectis papposa var. papposa
© 2003 Larry Blakely
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Pectis papposa var. papposa
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Pectis papposa var. papposa
© 2012 Keir Morse
Pectis papposa var. papposa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pectis papposa var. papposa
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Genus: Pectis
Parent Record Pectis papposa
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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