Taxon  Report   10952 
Leptosyne gigantea  Kellogg
Giant coreopsis
Leptosyne gigantea
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Leptosyne gigantea
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Leptosyne gigantea
© 1997 Christopher L. Christie
Leptosyne gigantea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Leptosyne gigantea
© 2007 Lynn Watson
Genus: Leptosyne
Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Coreopsis gigantea
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TJM2: Coreopsis gigantea
More information about  Leptosyne gigantea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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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: Jan 19, 2018).

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