Taxon  Report   6240 
Pericome caudata  A. Gray
Mountain tail leaf,  Tailed pericome
Pericome caudata
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
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Pericome caudata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pericome caudata
© 2012 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Pericome
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Pericome caudata var. glandulosa
PLANTS: Pericome glandulosa
More information about  Pericome caudata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

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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: Mar 18, 2018).

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