Taxon  Report   6935    
Pterostegia drymarioides  Fisch. & C. A. Mey.
Fairy mist,  Woodland threadstem
Pterostegia drymarioides
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Pterostegia drymarioides
© 2016 Steven M Norris
Pterostegia drymarioides
© 2004 James M. Andre
Pterostegia drymarioides, 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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Pterostegia drymarioides
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Pterostegia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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).