Calflora
Taxon  Report   7985    
Thysanocarpus laciniatus  Nutt.
Common lace pod,  Mountain fringepod, Narrow leaved fringe pod, Narrow leaved lacepod
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Thysanocarpus laciniatus, 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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Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: BRASSICACEAE  
Genus: Thysanocarpus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus ssp. desertorum
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. crenatus
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. emarginatus
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More information about  Thysanocarpus laciniatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (THLA3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).