Calflora
Taxon  Report   2423    
Crepis pleurocarpa  A. Gray
Naked stemmed hawksbeard,  Nakedstem hawksbeard
Crepis pleurocarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Crepis pleurocarpa
© 2008 Keir Morse
Crepis pleurocarpa
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Crepis pleurocarpa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Crepis pleurocarpa
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Crepis
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2; (weak indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Psilochenia pleurocarpa
More information about  Crepis pleurocarpa
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (CRPL)

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 19, 2018).