Plagiobothrys mollis (A.Gray) I.M. Johnston var. vestitus (Greene) I.M. Johnston
U.S.A.: California: San Francisco Bay Area (near Petaluma, South Sonoma County)
Wet areas in the valley and foothills grasslands or possibly coastal march margins, below 50-meter altitude.
1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants
DescriptionPerennial, hairs dens, long soft spreading. Stem decumbent, 1-3 dm, rooting at the nodes; Leaves cauline, lower 4-8 mm long; Inflorescences bracts absent; Flowers calyx 4-5 mm long; corolla 5-10 mm wide. Fruit nutlet brown, general narrower than interspaces +1.5 mm long, ovoid; ribs on back netted; scar lateral near middle, ovate to triangular.
Number of Specimens at Kew
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Kew Herbcat Barcode Number
John Thomas Howell
15th June 1934