Taxon  Report   2207    
Clarkia purpurea  (Curtis) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbr.  ssp. purpurea 
Purple clarkia,  Winecup clarkia
Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
© 2007 Neal Kramer
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Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
© 2018 Steve Laymon
Genus: Clarkia
Parent: Clarkia purpurea
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Godetia purpurea
More information about  Clarkia purpurea ssp. purpurea
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This plant is available commercially.
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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 16, 2018).