Taxon  Report   7416    
Scoliopus bigelovii  Torr.
California fetid adderstongue,  Fetid adder's toungue, Slink pod
Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2018 Saskia Raether
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Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2010 Dee Warenycia
Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2018 Mary Conway
Scoliopus bigelovii, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Scoliopus bigelovii
© 2009 Ron Wolf
Genus: Scoliopus
Communities: Redwood Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Scoliopus bigelovii
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 23, 2019).