Calflora
Taxon  Report   3756    
Gaura coccinea  Pursh

(no longer an active name)

Scarlet beeblossom,   Scarlet gaura
Gaura coccinea, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: Onagraceae  
Genus: Gaura

Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

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Alternate Names:
PLANTSGaura coccinea var. arizonica
PLANTSGaura coccinea var. epilobioides
PLANTSGaura coccinea var. glabra
PLANTSGaura coccinea var. parvifolia
PLANTSGaura coccinea var. typica
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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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 06/20/2021).