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soft bird's-beak
Chloropyron molle
Chloropyron molle
soft bird's-beak Broomrape/Paintbrush
Chloropyron molle Orobanchaceae
common name
  soft bird's-beak
accepted scientific name
  Chloropyron molle (A. Gray) A. Heller
rules for finding collection records
  Chloropyron molle (29)
  Cordylanthus hispidus (5)
  Cordylanthus mollis (94)
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Doug Wirtz
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (120)
SEINet (1)
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