Taxon  Report   4575    
Lastarriaea coriacea  (Goodman) Hoover
Leather spineflower
Lastarriaea coriacea
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
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Lastarriaea coriacea
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Lastarriaea coriacea
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Lastarriaea coriacea, 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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Lastarriaea coriacea
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Genus: Lastarriaea
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chorizanthe coriacea
PLANTS: Chorizanthe lastarriaea
PLANTS: Lastarriaea chilensis
More information about  Lastarriaea coriacea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 19, 2019).