Taxon  Report   5338 
Malacothrix saxatilis  (Nutt.) Torrey & A. Gray  var. saxatilis 
cliff aster,  cliff desertdandelion
Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis, a dicot, is a perennial 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 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Parent Record Malacothrix saxatilis.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MASAS)

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: Sep 02, 2014).

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