Taxon  Report   6911 
Psilocarphus elatior  (A. Gray) A. Gray
Meadow woollyheads,  Tall woolly marbles
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Psilocarphus elatior, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Psilocarphus elatior
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Genus: Psilocarphus
Valley Grassland
Habitat: meadows [CNPS Inventory]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Psilocarphus elatior
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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