Taxon  Report   6615    
Plantago erecta  E. Morris
California plantain,  Dotseed plantain, Foothill plantain
Plantago erecta, 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: Plantago
Serpentine affinity: 1; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Plantago bigelovii ssp. californica
JEF + PLANTS: Plantago erecta ssp. rigidior
JEF + PLANTS: Plantago hookeriana var. californica
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More information about  Plantago erecta
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).