Taxon  Report   5338 
Malacothrix saxatilis  (Nutt.) Torrey & A. Gray  var. saxatilis 
cliff aster,  cliff desertdandelion

Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis, a dicot, is a perennial 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 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis
© 2011 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Malacothrix
Parent Record Malacothrix saxatilis.
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 Information about  Malacothrix saxatilis var. saxatilis  from other sources:

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the
International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 04, 2015).

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