Taxon  Report   2624 
Daucus pusillus  Michaux
American wild carrot,  Rattlesnake weed

Daucus pusillus
© 2014 Gary McDonald
Daucus pusillus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Daucus pusillus
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Daucus pusillus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Daucus pusillus
© 2013 Keir Morse
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Daucus
Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 27, 2015).

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