Taxon  Report   6875 
Proboscidea lutea  (Lindl.) Stapf
Yellow devil's claw
Proboscidea lutea
© 2006 Barry Rice
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Proboscidea lutea
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Proboscidea lutea
© 2012 Barry Rice
Proboscidea lutea, 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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Proboscidea lutea
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Proboscidea
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Habitat: disturbed
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Ibicella lutea
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ICPN: Ibicella lutea
More information about  Proboscidea lutea
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:   (Accessed: Jul 22, 2018).

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