Taxon  Report   7923    
Tauschia arguta  (Torr. & A. Gray) J. F. Macbr.
Southern tauschia,  Southern umbrellawort
Tauschia arguta
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Tauschia arguta
© 2015 Keir Morse
Tauschia arguta
© 2003 Brent Miller
Tauschia arguta, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tauschia arguta
© 2006 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Tauschia
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Tauschia arguta
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).