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Aquilegia shockleyi  Eastw.
Desert columbine
Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2014 Dylan Neubauer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2017 Neal Kramer
Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Aquilegia shockleyi, 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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Aquilegia shockleyi
© 2016 Ken Lunders
Genus: Aquilegia
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian

Toxicity: MINOR

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

More information about  Aquilegia shockleyi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).