Taxon  Report   12087 
Taraxia tanacetifolia  (Torr. & A. Gray) Piper
Tansy leaf evening primrose
Taraxia tanacetifolia
© 2003 Steve Matson
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Taraxia tanacetifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
Taraxia tanacetifolia
© 1982 Gary A. Monroe
Taraxia tanacetifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Taraxia tanacetifolia
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Taraxia
Yellow Pine Forest
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
PLANTS accepted name: Camissonia tanacetifolia
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Camissonia tanacetifolia ssp. quadriperforata
ICPN: Camissonia tanacetifolia
ICPN: Oenothera tanacetifolia
ICPN: Camissonia tanacetifolia ssp. tanacetifolia
More information about  Taraxia tanacetifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   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: Sep 25, 2018).

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