Taxon  Report   8184    
Uropappus lindleyi  (DC.) Nutt.
Silver puffs,  Uropappus
Uropappus lindleyi, 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: Uropappus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Microseris lindleyi

Alternate Names:
JEF: Microseris lindleyi
JEF: Microseris linearifolia
ICPN: Uropappus linearifolius var. elatus
More information about  Uropappus lindleyi
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).