Calflora
Taxon  Report   3566    
Fagonia laevis  Standl.
California fagonbush,  California fagonia, Small flowered fagonia
Fagonia laevis
© 2004 Aaron Schusteff
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Fagonia laevis
© 2012 Keir Morse
Fagonia laevis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Fagonia laevis, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California.

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Fagonia laevis
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Family: ZYGOPHYLLACEAE  
Genus: Fagonia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Fagonia californica ssp. laevis
PLANTS: Fagonia californica var. laevis
PLANTS: Fagonia californica var. longipes
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More information about  Fagonia laevis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (FALA)

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 16, 2018).