Calflora
Taxon  Report   2045    
Chorizanthe pungens  Benth.
Monterey spineflower
Chorizanthe pungens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Chorizanthe
Subspecies and Varieties:
Habitat: coastal, dunes

Communities: Coastal Strand, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
More information about  Chorizanthe pungens
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CHPU3)


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: Jun 16, 2019).