Calflora
Taxon  Report   11154    
Amsinckia furcata  Suksd.
Forked fiddleneck
Amsinckia furcata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
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Observation Search
(1446 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: BORAGINACEAE  
Genus: Amsinckia

Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Amsinckia vernicosa var. furcata

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Amsinckia vernicosa var. furcata
More information about  Amsinckia furcata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (AMVEF)

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 13, 2020).