Taxon  Report   8217 
Venegasia carpesioides  DC.
Canyon sunflower
Venegasia carpesioides
© 2005 Michael W. Tuma
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Venegasia carpesioides
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Venegasia carpesioides
© 2002 Lynn Watson
Venegasia carpesioides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Venegasia carpesioides
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Venegasia
Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Southern Oak Woodland
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Venegasia carpesioides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Aug 21, 2018).

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