Taxon  Report   11132 
Plagiobothrys nitens  (Greene) I.M. Johnst.
Shiny nutlet popcorn flower
Plagiobothrys nitens
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Plagiobothrys nitens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Plagiobothrys nitens
© 2011 Steve Matson
Genus: Plagiobothrys
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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 26, 2016).

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