Calflora
Taxon  Report   10794    
Boerhavia triquetra  S. Watson  var. intermedia  (M. E. Jones) Spellenb.
Fivewing spiderling
Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia
© 2012 Keir Morse
Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia
© 2012 Keir Morse
Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia
© 2012 Keir Morse
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Boerhavia intermedia
More information about  Boerhavia triquetra var. intermedia
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)

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).