Taxon  Report   5289 
Madia exigua  (Smith) A. Gray
Little tarweed,  Meager tarweed, Small tarweed, Three-stemmed madia
Madia exigua
© 2013 Vernon Smith
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Madia exigua
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Madia exigua
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Madia exigua, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Madia exigua
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Madia
Community:
(many plant communities)
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.8 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Madia exigua
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

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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: Dec 05, 2016).

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