Calflora
Taxon  Report   2746    
Ditaxis lanceolata  (Benth.) Pax & K. Hoffm.
Lance leaved ditaxis,  Narrowleaf ditaxis
Ditaxis lanceolata
© 2012 Keir Morse
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Ditaxis lanceolata
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Ditaxis lanceolata
© 2012 Keir Morse
Ditaxis lanceolata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ditaxis lanceolata
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Ditaxis
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Argythamnia lanceolata

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Argythamnia lanceolata
More information about  Ditaxis lanceolata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ARLA12)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).