CPC Plant Profile: Shippee Meadowfoam
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Shippee Meadowfoam (Limnanthes floccosa ssp. californica)

  • Global Rank: T1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Limnanthaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 130789
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

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  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 5 accessions of Limnanthes floccosa subsp. californica in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 181605 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 Botanic Garden has collected 1 seed accessions of Limnanthes floccosa subsp. californica 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 floccosa ssp. californica
Authority Arroyo
Family Limnanthaceae
CPC Number 2557
ITIS 196069
Common Names Butte Co. Meadowfoam | Shippee Meadowfoam | California meadowfoam | Butte County meadowfoam
Associated Scientific Names Limnanthes floccosa ssp. californica
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1

Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Lead Institution State Reintroduction Type Year of First Outplanting

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