Taxon  Report   9556    
Leptosiphon androsaceus  Benth.
False babystars
Leptosiphon androsaceus, 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: Leptosiphon
Habitat: slopes

Communities: Northern Oak Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus androsaceus
More information about  Leptosiphon androsaceus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).