Taxon  Report   5285    
Madia elegans  D. Don  ssp. densifolia  (Greene) D. D. Keck  
(no longer an active name)
Leafy common madia,  Showy tarweed
Madia elegans ssp. densifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Madia
Parent: Madia elegans
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Madia elegans

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Madia elegans var. densifolia
NOTE: Madia elegans ssp. densifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Madia elegans ssp. densifolia
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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 15, 2019).