Calflora
Taxon  Report   5333 
Malacothrix phaeocarpa  W. S. Davis
Central coast malacothrix,  Davis' desertdandelion
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Malacothrix phaeocarpa, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Malacothrix phaeocarpa
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MAPH3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2018).

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