Taxon  Report   7797    
Stephanomeria lactucina  A. Gray
Forest stephanomeria,  Large flowered stephanomeria, Wirelettuce
Stephanomeria lactucina
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Stephanomeria lactucina
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Stephanomeria lactucina
© 2003 Steve Matson
Stephanomeria lactucina, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Stephanomeria lactucina
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Stephanomeria
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Habitat: ridges

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Stephanomeria lactucina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).