Taxon  Report   6564 
Plagiobothrys cusickii  (Greene) I. M. Johnst.
Cusick's popcorn flower
Plagiobothrys cusickii
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Plagiobothrys cusickii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plagiobothrys cusickii
© 2011 Steve Matson
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: meadows
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Plagiobothrys scouleri var. cusickii
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ICPN: Plagiobothrys scouleri var. cusickii
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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 24, 2018).

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