Taxon  Report   4300    
Hymenothrix wrightii  A. Gray
Wright's thimblehead
Hymenothrix wrightii
© © 2014 Richard Spellenberg
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Hymenothrix wrightii
© 2014 Keir Morse
Hymenothrix wrightii
© 2014 Keir Morse
Hymenothrix wrightii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Hymenothrix wrightii
© 2014 Keir Morse
Genus: Hymenothrix
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hymenopappus wrightii var. viscidulus
More information about  Hymenothrix wrightii
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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).