Taxon  Report   334    
Amsinckia tessellata  A. Gray  var. tessellata 
Bristly fiddleneck,  Devil's lettuce
Amsinckia tessellata var. tessellata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Sagebrush Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Amsinckia tessellata var. elegans
PLANTS: Amsinckia densirugosa
PLANTS: Amsinckia hendersonii
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More information about  Amsinckia tessellata var. tessellata
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 17, 2019).