Abronia umbellata var. breviflora

(Standley) L. A. Galloway

Sida20: 888. 2003

Synonyms: Abronia umbellata breviflora
Basionyms: Abronia breviflora
Found in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 68.
Flowers 14–18 per inflorescence, 6.5–10 mm. Fruits 8–12 × 6–14 mm; wings truncate, poorly to moderately developed, if developed, tapering to fruit apex.

Phenology: Flowering year-round.
Habitat: Sandy soils, coastal scrub, lees of dunes near strand
Elevation: 0-100 m


Calif., Oreg.


Abronia umbellata var. breviflora is in the Center for Plant Conservation’s National Collection of Endangered Plants.



AuthorLeo A. Galloway +
BasionymAbronia breviflora +
Elevation0-100 m +
HabitatSandy soils, coastal scrub, lees of dunes near strand +
IllustratorBee F. Gunn +
PhenologyFlowering year-round. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymAbronia umbellata breviflora +
Taxon nameAbronia umbellata var. breviflora +
Taxon parentAbronia umbellata +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 4 +