Taxon  Report   7432    
Scutellaria californica  A. Gray
California skullcap
Scutellaria californica
© 2015 John Doyen
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Scutellaria californica
© 2014 John Doyen
Scutellaria californica
© 2012 Barry Rice
Scutellaria californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Scutellaria californica
© 2015 James Gonsman
Genus: Scutellaria
Communities: Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Scutellaria californica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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 20, 2019).