Taxon  Report   4881    
Linanthus orcuttii  (Parry & A. Gray) Jeps.
Orcutt's linanthus
Linanthus orcuttii
© Bob Patterson and CNPS
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Linanthus orcuttii
© 2013 Duncan S. Bell
Linanthus orcuttii
© 2009 Kristina Walker
Linanthus orcuttii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Baja California.
also called Linanthus orcuttii ssp. pacificus
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Linanthus orcuttii
© 2013 Duncan S. Bell
Genus: Linanthus
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: openings

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus pacificus
CNPS + PLANTS: Linanthus orcuttii ssp. pacificus
More information about  Linanthus orcuttii
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 20, 2019).