Calflora
Taxon  Report   9557    
Leptosiphon aureus  (Nutt.) Benth. ex E. Vilm.  ssp. aureus 
Golden linanthus
Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus
© 2008 Steve Matson
Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus
© 2016 John Doyen
Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus
© 2016 John Doyen
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Linanthus aureus
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus aureus ssp. aureus
More information about  Leptosiphon aureus ssp. aureus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEAUA3)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2018).

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