Calflora
Taxon  Report   4753    
Lessingia nemaclada  Greene
Slender stemmed lessingia,  Slenderstem lessingia, Thread stem lessingia
Lessingia nemaclada
© 2010 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Lessingia nemaclada
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Lessingia nemaclada
© 1995 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.
Lessingia nemaclada, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lessingia nemaclada
© 2011 Vernon Smith
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Lessingia
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 2; (weak indicator)

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Lessingia cymulosa
ICPN: Lessingia glomerata
ICPN: Lessingia mendocina
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More information about  Lessingia nemaclada
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (LENE3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 21, 2018).

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