Taxon  Report   7762    
Stanleya pinnata  (Pursh) Britton
Desert princesplume,  Prince's plume
Stanleya pinnata
© 2005 Robert Sivinski
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Stanleya pinnata
© 2004 James M. Andre
Stanleya pinnata
© 2006 J. G. Riend
Stanleya pinnata, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Stanleya pinnata
© 2010 Malia Volke
Genus: Stanleya
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Stanleya pinnata
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 18, 2019).