Taxon  Report   7839 
Streptanthus glandulosus  Hook.  ssp. pulchellus  (E. Greene) Kruckeb.
Mt. tamalpais jewel flower,  Mt. tamalpais jewelflower, Tamalpais jewel flower
Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. pulchellus
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Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. pulchellus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. pulchellus
© 2012 Aaron Arthur
Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. pulchellus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Streptanthus glandulosus ssp. pulchellus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Genus: Streptanthus
Parent Record Streptanthus glandulosus
Chaparral, Valley Grassland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.9 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Streptanthus glandulosus var. pulchellus
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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: May 29, 2016).

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