Distribution by County   8815    
Malacothrix foliosa  A. Gray  ssp. polycephala  W. S. Davis
Manyhead desertdandelion
Malacothrix foliosa ssp. polycephala, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
Record Count by County

Los Angeles: 49

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: 07/04/2022).