Taxon  Report   8240 
Verbesina dissita  A. Gray
Bigleaf crownbeard
Verbesina dissita
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Click on a photo to see it bigger.
Verbesina dissita
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Verbesina dissita
© 2008 Benjamin Smith
Verbesina dissita, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Baja California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details + photos)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Verbesina dissita
© 2008 Benjamin Smith
Genus: Verbesina
Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: coastal
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Verbesina dissita
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)


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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:   (Accessed: Mar 21, 2018).

The information on this page comes from diverse sources. None of the links are sponsored.