Calflora
Taxon  Report   5327    
Malacothrix coulteri  Harv. & A. Gray
Snake's head
Malacothrix coulteri, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Malacothrix coulteri var. cognata
PLANTS: Zollikoferia elquiensis
More information about  Malacothrix coulteri
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (MACO3)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 11, 2019).