Taxon  Report   6971 
Pyrrocoma racemosa  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray
Clustered goldenweed,  Racemose pyrrocoma
Pyrrocoma racemosa
© 2016 John Doyen
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Pyrrocoma racemosa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Pyrrocoma racemosa
© 2007 Steve Matson
Pyrrocoma racemosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pyrrocoma racemosa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Coastal Salt Marsh, Coastal Prairie, Valley Grassland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Northern Juniper Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Alkali Sink, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Pyrrocoma racemosa
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

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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 20, 2018).

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