Taxon  Report   10952    
Leptosyne gigantea  Kellogg
Giant coreopsis
Leptosyne gigantea, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Coreopsis gigantea

Bloom Period
Genus: Leptosyne
Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Coreopsis gigantea

Alternate Names:
JEF: Coreopsis gigantea
More information about  Leptosyne gigantea
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Consortium of California Herbaria

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).