Calflora
Taxon  Report   2777    
Downingia laeta  (Greene) Greene
Great basin calicoflower,  Great basin downingia
Downingia laeta, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: CAMPANULACEAE  
Genus: Downingia
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian

More information about  Downingia laeta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (DOLA2)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2019).