Taxon  Report   6576    
Plagiobothrys hispidus  A. Gray
Bristly popcorn flower,  Cascade popcorn flower, Cascade popcornflower
Plagiobothrys hispidus
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Plagiobothrys hispidus
© 2014 John Doyen
Plagiobothrys hispidus
© 2012 Jean Pawek
Plagiobothrys hispidus, 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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Plagiobothrys hispidus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Plagiobothrys hispidus
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 20, 2019).