Taxon  Report   2029    
Chorizanthe fimbriata  Nutt.
Fringed spineflower
Chorizanthe fimbriata
© 2005 Victoria Marshall
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chorizanthe fimbriata
© 2016 Barbara Boethling
Chorizanthe fimbriata
© 2009 Robert Steers
Chorizanthe fimbriata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Chorizanthe fimbriata
© 2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Genus: Chorizanthe
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Chorizanthe fimbriata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).