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Agoseris retrorsa  (Benth.) Greene
Spear leaved agoseris,  Spearleaf agoseris, Spearleaf mountain dandelion
Agoseris retrorsa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Agoseris
Habitat: slopes, ridges

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Macrorhynchus retrorsus
More information about  Agoseris retrorsa
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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: Dec 15, 2019).