Taxon  Report   3618 
Fremontodendron californicum  (Torr.) Coville
California flannelbush,  California fremontia, Flannel bush
Fremontodendron californicum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Fremontodendron californicum
© 2009 Aaron Schusteff
Fremontodendron californicum
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Fremontodendron californicum, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Fremontodendron californicum
© 2018 Ken Hickman
Genus: Fremontodendron
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Fremontia californica ssp. crassifolia
PLANTS: Fremontia obispoensis
PLANTS: Fremontia napensis
PLANTS: Fremontia crassifolia
PLANTS: Fremontia californica
PLANTS: Fremontia californica var. viridis
PLANTS: Fremontia californica var. typica
PLANTS: Fremontia californica var. napensis
PLANTS: Fremontia californica var. integra
PLANTS: Fremontia californica var. diegensis
PLANTS: Fremontia californica ssp. obispoensis
ICPN + PLANTS: Fremontodendron californicum ssp. californicum
ICPN + PLANTS: Fremontodendron californicum ssp. crassifolium
ICPN + PLANTS: Fremontodendron californicum ssp. napense
ICPN + PLANTS: Fremontodendron californicum ssp. obispoense
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This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2018).

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