Taxon  Report   372    
Anisocoma acaulis  Torr. & A. Gray
Scale bud,  Scalebud
Anisocoma acaulis
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Anisocoma acaulis
© 2003 James M. Andre
Anisocoma acaulis
© 2003 James M. Andre
Anisocoma acaulis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Anisocoma acaulis
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Anisocoma
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Anisocoma acaulis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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: Jan 16, 2019).