Taxon  Report   8950 
Leptosiphon latisectus  (E.G. Buxton) J.M. Porter and L.A. Johnson
Broad lobed leptosiphon
Leptosiphon latisectus
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Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2010 Eva Buxton
Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Leptosiphon latisectus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2015 Steve Matson
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Linanthus latisectus
More information about  Leptosiphon latisectus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LELA43)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 25, 2016).

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