Calflora
Taxon  Report   4578    
Lasthenia chrysantha  (Greene ex A. Gray) Greene
Alkali goldfields,  Alkalisink goldfields
Lasthenia chrysantha
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lasthenia chrysantha, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lasthenia chrysantha
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Lasthenia
Communities: Valley Grassland, Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Crockeria chrysantha
More information about  Lasthenia chrysantha
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LACH2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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