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Ornduff's Meadowfoam (Limnanthes douglasii ssp. ornduffii)

  • Global Rank: T1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Limnanthaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 907414
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 03/26/2020

Where is Ornduff's Meadowfoam (Limnanthes douglasii ssp. ornduffii) located in the wild?

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Ornduff's Meadowfoam can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Ornduff's Meadowfoam (Limnanthes douglasii ssp. ornduffii)?

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Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, University of California-Santa Cruz Arboretum & Botanic Garden holds 1 accessions of Limnanthes douglasii subsp. ornduffii in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 4423 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Native Plant Society has collected 1 seed accessions of Limnanthes douglasii subsp. ornduffii from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass an unknown number of maternal plants

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Taxon Limnanthes douglasii ssp. ornduffii
Authority E.G. Buxton
Family Limnanthaceae
CPC Number 46845
Duration Annual
Common Names Ornduff's meadowfoam
Associated Scientific Names Limnanthes douglasii ssp. ornduffii
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Ecological Relationships


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