Calflora
Taxon  Report   1892    
Chaenactis carphoclinia  A. Gray  var. carphoclinia 
Pebble pincushion
Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
© 2014 Keir Morse
Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
© 2014 Keir Morse
Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
© 2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chaenactis carphoclinia var. attenuata
More information about  Chaenactis carphoclinia var. carphoclinia
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 (CHCAC)

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 14, 2018).

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