Calflora
Taxon  Report   5476    
Microseris laciniata  (Hook.) Sch. Bip.  ssp. laciniata 
Cut leaved scorzonella,  Cutleaf silverpuffs
Microseris laciniata ssp. laciniata
© 2006 Dean Wm. Taylor
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Microseris laciniata ssp. laciniata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Microseris
Parent: Microseris laciniata
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Scorzonella laciniata var. pratensis
PLANTS: Scorzonella laciniata
PLANTS: Scorzonella procera
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More information about  Microseris laciniata ssp. laciniata
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 (MILAL)

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 20, 2018).

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