Taxon  Report   10758    
Agoseris heterophylla  (Nutt.) Greene  var. cryptopleura  Greene
Mountain dandelion
Agoseris heterophylla var. cryptopleura, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Agoseris
Parent: Agoseris heterophylla
Serpentine affinity: 1.4; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Agoseris californica
ICPN: Agoseris heterophylla var. californica
ICPN: Agoseris heterophylla var. crenulata
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More information about  Agoseris heterophylla var. cryptopleura
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 19, 2019).