Calflora
Taxon  Report   8372 
Xylorhiza tortifolia  (Torrey & A. Gray) E. Greene  var. tortifolia 
Desert aster,  Mojave aster, Mojave woodyaster
Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
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Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Xylorhiza
Parent Record Xylorhiza tortifolia
Community:
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Aplopappus tortifolius
PLANTS: Aster abatus
PLANTS: Aster goodingii
PLANTS: Aster mohavensis
PLANTS: Aster tortifolius
PLANTS: Machaeranthera tortifolia
PLANTS: Xylorhiza lanceolata
PLANTS: Xylorhiza scopulorum
More information about  Xylorhiza tortifolia var. tortifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (XYTOT)

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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 23, 2017).

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