Taxon  Report   11023 
Physaria occidentalis  (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz
Western bladderpod
Physaria occidentalis
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Physaria occidentalis
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Physaria occidentalis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Physaria occidentalis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Physaria occidentalis
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Physaria
Subspecies and Varieties:
Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Habitat: slopes
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN
PLANTS accepted name: Lesquerella occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
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ICPN: Lesquerella occidentalis
More information about  Physaria occidentalis
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: Jul 20, 2018).

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