Calflora
Taxon  Report   8812    
Malacothrix foliosa  A. Gray  ssp. crispifolia  W. S. Davis
Petite desertdandelion
Malacothrix foliosa ssp. crispifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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(10 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Malacothrix
Parent: Malacothrix foliosa

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malacothrix crispifolia
More information about  Malacothrix foliosa ssp. crispifolia
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2020).