Taxon  Report   8950    
Leptosiphon latisectus  (E. G. Buxton) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Broad lobed leptosiphon
Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2015 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2010 Eva Buxton
Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Leptosiphon latisectus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
also called Linanthus latisectus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Leptosiphon latisectus
© 2010 Eva Buxton
Genus: Leptosiphon
Serpentine affinity: 2; (weak indicator)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

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

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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

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