Taxon  Report   5332 
Malacothrix indecora  A. Greene
Santa Cruz Island cliff aster,  Santa Cruz Island desertdandelion, Santa Cruz Island malacothrix
Malacothrix indecora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .
 

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Malacothrix indecora
© 2002 Dieter Wilken
Malacothrix indecora
© 2002 Dieter Wilken
Communities:
Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malacothrix foliosa var. indecora
 Information about  Malacothrix indecora  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MAIN2)

Nursery availability on CNPLX

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website references on Google
 

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: Jul 30, 2015).

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