CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
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Status: record delphinium_purpusii - Mon, Nov. 24, 2014 00:00 ET c
Delphinium purpusii
common namerose-flowered larkspur
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life formperennial herb
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.3
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.3: Not very endangered in California
state rank
S2      ranking system key
global rank
G2     G2: 6-20 occurrences OR 1,000-3,000 individuals OR 2,000-10,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
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Topographic quads (17):
Mount Adelaide (238B) 3511846, Rio Bravo Ranch (239A) 3511847, Onyx (259B) 3511862, Weldon (260A) 3511863, Lake Isabella North (260B) 3511864, Lake Isabella South (260C) 3511854, Woolstalf Creek (260D) 3511853, Alta Sierra (261A) 3511865, Democrat Hot Springs (261C) 3511856, Miracle Hot Springs (261D) 3511855, Pine Mountain (262D) 3511857, Fairview (284B) 3511884, Kernville (284C) 3511874, Springville (309A) 3611827, Kern Lake (330C) 3611834, Moses Mountain (331C) 3611836, Dennison Peak (332D) 3611837
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Kern (KRN), Tulare (TUL)
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CNPS habitats•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)
•Pinyon and juniper woodland (PJWld)/rocky, often carbonate
blooming period (Mar),Apr-May   Months in parentheses are uncommon.
elevation range300 - 1340 meters
Precise location and endangerment information needed. Historical occurrences need field surveys. See Botanical Gazette 27:444 (1899) for original description.
full nameDelphinium purpusii Bdg.
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Additional information:
standard acronym  DEPU Element Code  PDRAN0B1G0
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Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2014. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-14nov). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Mon, Nov. 24, 2014 from

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