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Navarretia jaredii

Navarretia jaredii Eastw.

Mitrefruit Pincushionplant, Mitrefruit Pincushion-plant

Polemoniaceae (Phlox family)

Synonym(s): Navarretia mitracarpa, Navarretia mitracarpa ssp. jaredii

USDA Symbol: NAJA2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 8 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


Native Habitat: Open, grassy, serpentine areas.

Web Reference

Webref 30 - Calflora (2018) Calflora
Webref 36 - Jepson eFlora (2019) The Jepson Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2021-06-22
Research By: CBR

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