Taxon  Report   4563    
Langloisia setosissima  (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene
Bristly langloisia,  Great basin langloisia, Lilac sunbonnet
Langloisia setosissima
© 2016 Patrick Donnelly
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Langloisia setosissima
© 2017 Aaron Echols
Langloisia setosissima
© 2015 Ron Wolf
Langloisia setosissima, 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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Langloisia setosissima
© 2017 Ashley Olive
Genus: Langloisia
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Langloisia setosissima
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 21, 2019).