Calflora
Taxon  Report   11260    
Chloropyron molle  (A. Gray) A. Heller  ssp. hispidum  (Pennell) Tank & J.M. Egger
Hispid bird's-beak
Chloropyron molle ssp. hispidum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(90 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, playas

Communities: Alkali Sink, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Cordylanthus hispidus
JEF + CNPS: Cordylanthus mollis ssp. hispidus
More information about  Chloropyron molle ssp. hispidum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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: Oct 28, 2020).