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Distribution by County   5341    
Malacothrix sonchoides  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray
Sow thistle malacothrix,   Sowthistle desertdandelion,   Yellow saucers
Malacothrix sonchoides is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 10/03/2022).