Taxon  Report   6643    
Plectritis macrocera  Torr. & A. Gray
Long horn plectritis,  Longhorn plectritis, White plectritis
Plectritis macrocera, 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: Plectritis
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Plectritis eichleriana
JEF: Plectritis jepsonii
JEF: Plectritis macrocera var. collina
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More information about  Plectritis macrocera
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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2020).