Calflora
Taxon  Report   5331    
Malacothrix incana  (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray
Dunedelion
Malacothrix incana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(257 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix

Habitat: dunes, coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Malacomeris incanus
JEF + PLANTS: Malacothrix incana var. succulenta
PLANTS: Malacothrix succulenta
More information about  Malacothrix incana

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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 30, 2020).