Calflora
Taxon  Report   11258    
Chloropyron maritimum  (Nutt. ex Benth.) A. Heller  ssp. maritimum 
Salt marsh bird's-beak
Chloropyron maritimum ssp. maritimum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
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Observation Search
(136 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: salt-marsh, dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS: Cordylanthus maritimus ssp. maritimus
More information about  Chloropyron maritimum ssp. maritimum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

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Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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: Jul 11, 2020).