Taxon  Report   11050 
Psilocarphus chilensis  A.Gray
Round woolly marbles
Psilocarphus chilensis
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
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Psilocarphus chilensis
© 2010 National Park Service
Psilocarphus chilensis
© 2001 CDFA
Psilocarphus chilensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Psilocarphus chilensis
© 1996 Doreen L. Smith
Genus: Psilocarphus
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Psilocarphus tenellus var. globiferus
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Psilocarphus globiferus
TJM2: Psilocarphus tenellus var. globiferus
TJM2: Psilocarphus tenellus var. tenuis
More information about  Psilocarphus chilensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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: Mar 22, 2018).

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