Taxon  Report   10949    
Leptosyne californica  Nutt.
California coreopsis
Leptosyne californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Leptosyne
Habitat: canyons

Communities: Southern Oak Woodland, Valley Grassland, Joshua Tree Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Coreopsis californica var. californica

Alternate Names:
JEF: Coreopsis californica
ICPN: Coreopsis californica var. californica
More information about  Leptosyne californica
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 06, 2020).