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Pau-kala (Argemone glauca var. glauca)

Argemone glauca seeds. These specific seeds were used in seed salinity tolerance study to improve our understanding of coastal plant species tolerance to projected increases in salinity exposure at the early ontogenetic stage of seed germination. Argemone glauca var. glauca was collected for the CPC IMLS RIN study. Imaged in the NTBG Seed Lab by Raffaela Abbriano. Photo Credit: Raffaela Abbriano, NTBG Seed Lab
  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Papaveraceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 136264
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection:

Where is Pau-kala (Argemone glauca var. glauca) located in the wild?

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Pau-kala can be found in Hawaii

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Taxon Argemone glauca var. glauca
Family Papaveraceae
CPC Number 46265
Duration Perennial
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Hawaii S2
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