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Distribution by County   22    
Abronia villosa  S. Watson  var. aurita  (Abrams) Jeps.
Desert sand verbena
Abronia villosa var. aurita is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
Record Count by County

Imperial: 3 Riverside: 222 San Diego: 40
Orange: 13 San Bernardino: 3

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 11/28/2023).