Taxon  Report   6590    
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus  (A. Gray) A. Gray
Rusty haired popcorn flower,  Rusty popcorn flower, Rusty popcornflower
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
© 2006 Laura Ann Eliassen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
© 2019 Belinda Lo
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
© 2018 Karen Scheuermann
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 18, 2019).