Taxon  Report   6554    
Plagiobothrys canescens  Benth.
Grey popcorn flower,  Valley popcorn flower, Valley popcornflower
Plagiobothrys canescens
© 2004 Laura Ann Eliassen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Plagiobothrys canescens
© 2008 Keir Morse
Plagiobothrys canescens
© 2008 Keir Morse
Plagiobothrys canescens, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Plagiobothrys canescens
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Genus: Plagiobothrys
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Plagiobothrys canescens
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

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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 21, 2019).