Taxon  Report   2225    
Clarkia virgata  E. Greene
Sierra clarkia
Clarkia virgata
© 2016 Christopher Bronny
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Clarkia virgata
© 2016 Christopher Bronny
Clarkia virgata
© 2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Clarkia virgata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Clarkia virgata
© 2016 Christopher Bronny
Genus: Clarkia
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Clarkia virgata
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 17, 2019).