CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record blennosperma_bakeri - Thu, Dec. 2, 2021, 08:14 ET b
Blennosperma bakeri
common nameSonoma sunshine
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J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan © 1999 California Academy of Sciences  Follow image link for photo data.
life formannual herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G1     G1: Less than 6 occurrences OR less than 1,000 individuals OR less than 2,000 acres.
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingEndangered  02/92
federal listingEndangered  12/02/91
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (8):
Sears Point (483B) 3812224, Sonoma (500C) 3812234, Santa Rosa (501B) 3812246, Cotati (501C) 3812236, Glen Ellen (501D) 3812235, Sebastopol (502A) 3812247, Two Rock (502D) 3812237, Healdsburg (518D) 3812257
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Sonoma (SON)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Valley and foothill grassland (VFGrs)(mesic)
•Vernal pools (VnPls)
blooming period Mar-May  
elevation range10 - 110 meters
Threatened by residential development, urbanization, grazing, and agriculture. Possibly threatened by non-native plants, foot traffic and road maintenance. See Madroņo 9(3):103-104 (1947) for original description.
full nameBlennosperma bakeri Heiser
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Additional information:
standard acronym  BLBA Element Code  PDAST1A010
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Thu, Dec. 2, 2021 from

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