Taxon  Report   5328 
Malacothrix floccifera  (DC.) S.F. Blake
Woolly Malacothrix,  woolly dandelion, woolly desertdandelion
Malacothrix floccifera , a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Malacothrix floccifera
© 2005 Christopher L. Christie
Malacothrix floccifera
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.1 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Malacothrix obtusa
PLANTS: Malacothrix parviflora
PLANTS: Malacothrix senecioides
PLANTS: Senecio flocciferus
 Information about  Malacothrix floccifera  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MAFL)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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