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Eriodictyon californicum

Eriodictyon californicum (Hook. & Arn.) Torr.

 

Yerba Santa

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderLamialesAromatic herbs and shrubs, including lavender, lilac, olive, jasmine, ash, teak, snapdragon, sesame, psyllium, garden sage, mint, basil, and rosemary
FamilyBoraginaceaeBorages or forget-me-nots
GenusEriodictyonDerived from the Greek erion, “wool,” and diktuon, “net,” and referring to the appearance of the underside of the leaves
SpeciescalifornicumOf or from California

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Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm)

Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 4 × 6" (11 × 16 cm)

Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm)

Eriodictyon californicum description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 12 Oct 2018.

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Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 4½ × 7" (12 × 18 cm)

Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 6 × 4" (15 × 10 cm)

Eriodictyon californicum (Yerba Santa)

4/29/2018 · Sandstone Quarry, Scenic Loop Road, Red Rock Canyon, NV
≈ 7 × 4½" (18 × 12 cm)

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