Calflora
Taxon  Report   8000 
Tonella tenella  (Benth.) A.A. Heller
Lesser baby innocence,  Small flowered tonella
Tonella tenella
© 2004 Norman Jensen
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Tonella tenella
© 2004 Sheli Wingo
Tonella tenella
© 2011 Aaron Schusteff
Tonella tenella, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tonella tenella
© 2010 Ron Wolf
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE   (PLANTS: SCROPHULARIACEAE)
Genus: Tonella
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Tonella tenella
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

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (TOTE)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 18, 2017).

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