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|Family: Onagraceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Clarkia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Clarkia imbricata H. Lewis & M. Lewis
Stem: erect, < 6 dm, glabrous or sparsely puberulent. Leaf: petiole 0--2 mm; blade 2--2.5 cm, lanceolate. Inflorescence: dense; axis in bud straight; buds erect. Flower: hypanthium 10--15 mm, conspicuously veined; sepals fused to tip in bud, all coming free; corolla bowl-shaped, petals 20--25 mm, fan-shaped, lavender shading paler near middle, with large wedge-shaped purple-red spot distally; stamens 8, anthers alike; ovary > distal internode, 8-grooved, stigma exserted beyond anthers. Chromosomes: n=8.
Ecology: Clearings, roadsides, perhaps chaparral; Elevation: +- 50 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCoRO (Sonoma Co.). Flowering Time: Jun--Jul
eFlora Treatment Author: Harlan Lewis
Jepson Online Interchange
Listed on CNPS Rare Plant Inventory
Previous taxon: Clarkia heterandra
Next taxon: Clarkia jolonensis
Citation for this treatment: Harlan Lewis 2016. Clarkia imbricata, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=19582, accessed on February 12, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on February 12, 2016.