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Clarkia imbricata (Vine hill clarkia)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Clarkia imbricata

Clarkia imbricata F.H. Lewis & M.E. Lewis

Vine Hill clarkia

Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: CLIM

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Flower:
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug

Distribution

USA: CA

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun , Part Shade

Benefit

Use Food: Indigenous Californians sowed Clarkia species and harvested the seeds to grind for food.
Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Threatened & Endangered Status

USFWS Species Profile: Q0FO
Status: Endangered
Historic Range: U.S.A. (CA)
Critical Habitat: N/A
Special Rules: N/A
This information is derived from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Serrvice Environmental Conservation Online System.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Clarkia imbricata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Clarkia imbricata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Clarkia imbricata

Metadata

Record Modified: 2008-10-19
Research By: TWC Staff

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