Calflora
Taxon  Report   6231    
Pentachaeta fragilis  Brandegee
Fragile pygmy daisy,  Fragile pygmydaisy
Pentachaeta fragilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Search
(48 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Pentachaeta
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Chaetopappa fragilis
More information about  Pentachaeta fragilis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (PEFR6)


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: Jan 19, 2020).