Taxon  Report   2818    
Draperia systyla  (A. Gray) Torr. ex A. Gray
Draperia,  Violet draperia
Draperia systyla
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Draperia systyla
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Draperia systyla
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Draperia systyla, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Draperia systyla
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Draperia
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Draperia systyla var. minor
More information about  Draperia systyla
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).