Taxon  Report   4641 
Layia heterotricha  (DC.) Hook. & Arn.
Pale yellow layia,  Paleyellow tidytips
Layia heterotricha
© 2015 Keir Morse
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Layia heterotricha
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Layia heterotricha
© 2014 Debra L. Cook
Layia heterotricha, 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

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Layia heterotricha
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Layia
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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