Taxon  Report   6557 
Plagiobothrys chorisianus  (Cham.) I.M. Johnston  var. chorisianus 
Artist's popcornflower,  Choris's popcorn flower
Plagiobothrys chorisianus var. chorisianus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
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Plagiobothrys chorisianus var. chorisianus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Plagiobothrys chorisianus var. chorisianus
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Allocarya chorisiana
XWALK: Allocarya chorisiana var. chorisiana
More information about  Plagiobothrys chorisianus var. chorisianus
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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