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Abronia umbellata  Lam.  var. breviflora  (Standl.) L. A. Galloway
Pink sand-verbena
Abronia umbellata var. breviflora is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found in Oregon.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(65 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Parent: Abronia umbellata
Genus: Abronia
Family: Nyctaginaceae  
Category: angiosperm  

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPSAbronia umbellata ssp. breviflora
More information about  Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

CNPS Inventory


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/15/2022).