Taxon  Report   7989    
Tidestromia lanuginosa  (Nutt.) Standl.
Woolly tidestromia
Tidestromia lanuginosa
© © 2014 Wynn Anderson
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Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2015 Wynn Anderson
Tidestromia lanuginosa, 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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Tidestromia lanuginosa
© 2014 Wynn Anderson
Genus: Tidestromia
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cladothrix lanuginosa
ICPN: Achyranthes lanuginosa
ICPN: Alternanthera lanuginosa
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More information about  Tidestromia lanuginosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 21, 2019).