Calflora
Taxon  Report   8944    
Leptosiphon acicularis  (Greene) Jeps.
Bristly leptosiphon
Leptosiphon acicularis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Linanthus acicularis
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
Communities: Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS + PLANTS: Linanthus acicularis
More information about  Leptosiphon acicularis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEAC11)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 12, 2019).