Taxon  Report   7693 
Sparaxis tricolor  (Schneev.) Ker Gawler
Harlequin flower,  Wandflower
Sparaxis tricolor
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
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Sparaxis tricolor
© 2011 Robert Steers/NPS
Sparaxis tricolor
© 2011 Robert Steers/NPS
Sparaxis tricolor, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Sparaxis tricolor
© 2007 Doreen L. Smith
Genus: Sparaxis
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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