Calflora
Taxon  Report   12380    
Comandra umbellata  (L.) Nutt.  ssp. umbellata   
(no longer an active name)
Bastard toadflax
Comandra umbellata ssp. umbellata, a dicot, is a perennial herb (parasitic) that is not native to California.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: SANTALACEAE  
Genus: Comandra
Parent: Comandra umbellata

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Comandra richardsiana
NOTE: Comandra umbellata ssp. umbellata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Comandra umbellata ssp. umbellata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (COUMU)

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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 10, 2020).