Taxon  Report   4267    
Hulsea heterochroma  A. Gray
Red rayed hulsea,  Redray alpinegold
Hulsea heterochroma
© 2003 Hartmut Wisch
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Hulsea heterochroma
© 2003 Hartmut Wisch
Hulsea heterochroma
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Hulsea heterochroma, 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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Hulsea heterochroma
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Genus: Hulsea
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Hulsea heterochroma
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).