Calflora
Taxon  Report   6226 
Pentachaeta aurea  Nutt.
Golden chaetopappa,  Golden rayed pentachaeta
Pentachaeta aurea
© 2009 Vince Scheidt
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Pentachaeta aurea
© 2005 Michael Charters
Pentachaeta aurea
© 2014 RT Hawke
Pentachaeta aurea, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Pentachaeta aurea
© 2005 Michael Charters
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Southern Oak Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Chaetopappa aurea
PLANTS: Pentachaeta orcuttii
PLANTS: Pentachaeta paleacea
More information about  Pentachaeta aurea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (PEAU3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 19, 2017).

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