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Genista monspessulana
Genista monspessulana
French Broom
Photographer: J. E.(Jed) and Bonnie McClellan
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1351 3163 4289 0105 (2007-04-10)

Copyright © 2007 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Feb 23, 1968
  • latitude 37.89003   longitude -122.25622   max error distance 2805 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Georeferenced Tilden Regional Park
  • location   Berkeley near Tilden Park (Alameda County, California, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T105,716
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   French Broom (Andrea Williams )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Andrea Williams    Oct 4, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Spartium junceum" to "Genista monspessulana "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Based on smallish flowers (esp. smaller keel), strongly bilobed banner, largish leaflets, angled stem."

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