Taxon  Report   9209    
Pyrrocoma carthamoides  Hook.
Largeflower goldenweed
Pyrrocoma carthamoides
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg (var. cusickii)
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Pyrrocoma carthamoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Pyrrocoma carthamoides
© 2013 Aaron Arthur (var. cusickii)
Genus: Pyrrocoma
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Pyrrocoma carthamoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 16, 2019).