Calflora
Taxon  Report   10747    
Abronia umbellata  Lam.  var. breviflora  (Standl.) L. A. Galloway
Pink sand-verbena
Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
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Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
© 2013 Asa Spade
Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
© 2013 Jason Matthias Mills
Abronia umbellata var. breviflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
© 2009 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Abronia
Parent: Abronia umbellata
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Abronia umbellata ssp. breviflora
More information about  Abronia umbellata var. breviflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 13, 2018).

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