Distribution by County   6452    
Pholisma sonorae  (Torr. ex A. Gray) Yatsk.
Sand food,   Sandfood
Pholisma sonorae, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
also called Ammobroma sonorae
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
Record Count by County

Imperial: 75

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 06/27/2022).