Taxon  Report   5335 
Malacothrix saxatilis  (Nutt.) Torrey & A. Gray  var. arachnoidea  (McGregor) E. Williams
Carmel Valley cliff aster, cliff desertdandelion
Malacothrix saxatilis var. arachnoidea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) 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.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Community: Chaparral
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Parent Record Malacothrix saxatilis.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Malacothrix arachnoidea
 Information about  Malacothrix saxatilis var. arachnoidea  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (MASAA)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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