Calflora
Taxon  Report   10948    
Leptosyne bigelovii  A. Gray
Bigelow coreopsis
Leptosyne bigelovii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosyne bigelovii
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Leptosyne bigelovii
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Leptosyne bigelovii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Leptosyne bigelovii
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Coreopsis bigelovii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Coreopsis bigelovii
ICPN: Pugiopappus bigelovii
More information about  Leptosyne bigelovii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (COBI)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 17, 2018).

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