Taxon  Report   6091    
Pectocarya linearis  (Ruiz & Pav.) DC.  ssp. ferocula  (I. M. Johnst.) Thorne
Sagebrush combseed,  Slender comb seed, Slender pectocarya
Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula
© 2014 Steve Matson
Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula
© 2014 Steve Matson
Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pectocarya linearis var. ferocula
More information about  Pectocarya linearis ssp. ferocula
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 22, 2019).