Taxon  Report   2229    
Clarkia xantiana  A. Gray  ssp. xantiana 
Gunsight clarkia,  Xantus' clarkia
Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana
© 2013 Anuja Parikh and Nathan Gale
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Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana
© 2016 Keir Morse
Genus: Clarkia
Parent: Clarkia xantiana
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Clarkia xantiana ssp. xantiana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Dec 17, 2018).