Taxon  Report   2373 
Coreopsis gigantea  (Kellogg) H.M. Hall  (not an active name; please see Leptosyne gigantea)
Giant coreopsis
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Coreopsis gigantea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Coreopsis gigantea
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Coreopsis
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS + JM93
TJM2 accepted name: Leptosyne gigantea
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PLANTS: Tuckermannia gigantea
NOTE: Coreopsis gigantea is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
More information about  Coreopsis gigantea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 12, 2016).

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