Taxon  Report   4154    
Heterotheca sessiliflora  (Nutt.) Shinners  ssp. sessiliflora 
Sessileflower false goldenaster
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Heterotheca sessiliflora var. sessiliflora
PLANTS: Chrysopsis sessiliflora
PLANTS: Chrysopsis villosa var. sessiliflora
More information about  Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora
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: Nov 19, 2019).