Taxon  Report   5332 
Malacothrix indecora  A. Greene
Santa Cruz Island cliff aster, Santa Cruz Island desertdandelion, Santa Cruz Island malacothrix
Malacothrix indecora, 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 It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .

 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Coastal Strand, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: dunes, coastal [CNPS Inventory]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Malacothrix foliosa var. indecora
 Information about  Malacothrix indecora  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAIN2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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