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
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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 / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 03, 2015).

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