Taxon  Report   5466 
Microseris acuminata  E. Greene
Needle microseris,  Sierra foothill silverpuffs, Sierra foothills microseris
Microseris acuminata
© 2008 Eric Wrubel
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Microseris acuminata
© 2007 Carol W. Witham
Microseris acuminata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Microseris acuminata
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Microseris
Valley Grassland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Microseris acuminata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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