Taxon  Report   8341 
Wislizenia refracta  Engelm.
Jack ass clover,  Jackass clover, Spectacle fruit
Wislizenia refracta
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Wislizenia refracta
© 2009 California State University, Stanislaus
Wislizenia refracta
© 2009 James M. Andre
Wislizenia refracta, 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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Wislizenia refracta
© 2005 James M. Andre
Alkali Sink
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Wislizenia refracta
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 20, 2018).

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