Taxon  Report   11018 
Physaria kingii  (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz  ssp. bernardina  (Munz) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz
San bernardino mountains bladderpod
Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
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Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina
© 2008 Erin Shapiro
Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .

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Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina
© Roxanne Bittman and CNPS
Genus: Physaria
Parent Record Physaria kingii
Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS
PLANTS accepted name: Lesquerella kingii ssp. bernardina
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ICPN + CNPS: Lesquerella kingii ssp. bernardina
ICPN: Lesquerella bernardina
More information about  Physaria kingii ssp. bernardina
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: Sep 26, 2018).

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