Taxon  Report   2344    
Cordylanthus mollis  A. Gray  ssp. hispidus  (Pennell) T. I. Chuang & Heckard  
(no longer an active name; please see Chloropyron molle ssp. hispidum)
Hispid bird's beak
Cordylanthus mollis ssp. hispidus, a dicot, is an annual herb (hemiparasitic) that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: meadows, playas

Communities: Alkali Sink, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Chloropyron molle ssp. hispidum

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Cordylanthus hispidus
NOTE: Cordylanthus mollis ssp. hispidus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Cordylanthus mollis ssp. hispidus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: Jul 22, 2019).