Taxon  Report   5274    
Machaeranthera gracilis  (Nutt.) Shinners  
(no longer an active name; please see Xanthisma gracile)
Slender goldenweed
Machaeranthera gracilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Xanthisma gracile
Genus: Machaeranthera
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF + CNPS other name:
Xanthisma gracile

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Dieteria gracilis
PLANTS: Haplopappus gracilis
PLANTS: Haplopappus ravenii
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NOTE: Machaeranthera gracilis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Machaeranthera gracilis
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: Dec 13, 2019).