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Irish Hills Spineflower (Chorizanthe aphanantha)

  • Global Rank: N/A
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • State:
  • Nature Serve ID: 1117378
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is Irish Hills Spineflower (Chorizanthe aphanantha) located in the wild?

Which CPC Partners conserve Irish Hills Spineflower (Chorizanthe aphanantha)?

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Conservation Actions

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden holds 1 accessions of Chorizanthe aphanantha in orthodox seed collection. We are uncertain as to how many total seeds are in this collection.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, Santa Barbara Botanic Garden has collected 1 seed accessions of Chorizanthe aphanantha from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 50 maternal plants

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Taxon Chorizanthe aphanantha
Authority K.N. Nelson & D.J. Keil
Family Polygonaceae
CPC Number 48137
Duration Annual
Common Names Irish Hills Spineflower
Associated Scientific Names Chorizanthe aphanantha
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