Taxon  Report   8030 
Trichostema austromontanum  Harlan Lewis  ssp. compactum  Harlan Lewis
Hidden lake bluecurls,  San jacinto bluecurls
Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum
© 2013 Keir Morse
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Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum
© 2013 Keir Morse
Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum
© 2009 Duncan S. Bell
Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum
© 2013 Keir Morse
Genus: Trichostema
Parent Record Trichostema austromontanum
Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: lake-margins, edges
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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More information about  Trichostema austromontanum ssp. compactum
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 19, 2018).

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