Taxon  Report   2035    
Chorizanthe obovata  Goodman
Spoon sepal spineflower,  Spoonsepal spineflower
Chorizanthe obovata
© 2017 George Butterworth
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Chorizanthe obovata
© 2017 Adonis (Don) Tate
Chorizanthe obovata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Chorizanthe obovata
© 2017 George Butterworth
Genus: Chorizanthe
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Chorizanthe obovata
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 19, 2019).