Taxon  Report   6584    
Plagiobothrys leptocladus  (Greene) I. M. Johnst.
Alkali plagiobothrys,  Finebranched popcornflower
Plagiobothrys leptocladus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Plagiobothrys

Arid West: Occurs in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Communities: Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Allocarya leptoclada
PLANTS: Plagiobothrys orthocarpus
More information about  Plagiobothrys leptocladus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Dec 15, 2019).