Calflora
Taxon  Report   9639    
Abronia nana  S. Watson  var. covillei  (Heimerl) Munz
Coville's dwarf sand verbena
Abronia nana var. covillei, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Nevada.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(124 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: NYCTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Abronia
Parent: Abronia nana

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Abronia nana ssp. covillei
More information about  Abronia nana var. covillei
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 20, 2020).