Taxon  Report   8229 
Verbena bracteata  Lagasca & J.D. Rodriguez
Bigbract verbena,  Bracted verbena
Verbena bracteata
© 2010 Lee Dittmann
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Verbena bracteata
© 2004 James M. Andre
Verbena bracteata
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Verbena bracteata, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Verbena bracteata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Genus: Verbena
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed, disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Verbena bracteosa
PLANTS: Verbena imbricata
More information about  Verbena bracteata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 26, 2016).

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