Taxon  Report   2164    
Clarkia arcuata  (Kellogg) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.
Glandular clarkia,  Glandular fairyfan
Clarkia arcuata
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Clarkia arcuata
© 2015 John Doyen
Clarkia arcuata
© 2009 Barry Rice
Clarkia arcuata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Clarkia arcuata
© 2015 John Doyen
Genus: Clarkia
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2.3; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Godetia hispidula
ICPN: Godetia hansenii
ICPN: Oenothera arcuata
More information about  Clarkia arcuata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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 23, 2019).