Taxon  Report   6228    
Pentachaeta exilis  (A. Gray) A. Gray
Meager pygmydaisy,  Slender pentachaeta
Pentachaeta exilis
© 2005 Dieter Wilken
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pentachaeta exilis
© 2014 Jean Pawek
Pentachaeta exilis
© 2015 Chris Winchell
Pentachaeta exilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Pentachaeta exilis
© 2013 Chris Winchell
Genus: Pentachaeta
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Pentachaeta exilis
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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website references from Google

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).