Calflora
Taxon  Report   6612    
Plantago coronopus  L.
Buckhorn plantain,  Cut leaf plantain
Plantago coronopus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: PLANTAGINACEAE  
Genus: Plantago
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh

Communities: Coastal Strand, Coastal Salt Marsh, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Plantago coronopus ssp. commutata
More information about  Plantago coronopus

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 15, 2019).