Taxon  Report   11917 
Peritoma serrulata  (Pursh) DC.
Rocky mountain bee plant
Peritoma serrulata
© 2001 Larry Blakely
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Peritoma serrulata
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Peritoma serrulata
© 2010 James M. Andre
Peritoma serrulata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to Californiais also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Peritoma serrulata
© 2001 Larry Blakely
Genus: Peritoma
Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Cleome serrulata
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ICPN: Cleome serrulata
More information about  Peritoma serrulata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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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