Calflora
Taxon  Report   6627 
Plantago truncata  Cham. & Schltdl.  ssp. firma  (Kunze ex Walp.) Pilg.
Chilean plantain
Plantago truncata ssp. firma
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Plantago truncata ssp. firma, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Plantago truncata ssp. firma
© 2018 Vernon Smith
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Plantago
Parent Record Plantago truncata
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Plantago firma
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ICPN: Plantago firma
More information about  Plantago truncata ssp. firma
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 26, 2018).

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