Taxon  Report   5327 
Malacothrix coulteri  Harvey & A. Gray
Snake's head

Malacothrix coulteri
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Malacothrix coulteri, 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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Malacothrix coulteri
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Malacothrix
Creosote Bush Scrub, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Zollikoferia elquiensis
TJM2 + PLANTS: Malacothrix coulteri var. cognata
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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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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