Taxon  Report   13    
Abronia latifolia  Eschsch.
Coastal sand verbena,  Sand verbena, Yellow sand verbena
Abronia latifolia
© 2016 Richard Chasey
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Abronia latifolia
© 2015 John Malpas
Abronia latifolia
© 2007 Steve Matson
Abronia latifolia, 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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Abronia latifolia
© 2018 Ken Hickman
Genus: Abronia
Communities: Coastal Strand

Habitat: coastal

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Abronia latifolia
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 22, 2019).