Calflora
Taxon  Report   9562    
Leptosiphon filipes  (Benth.) J.M. Porter & L.A. Johnson
Thread linanthus
Leptosiphon filipes
© 2009 Barry Breckling
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Leptosiphon filipes
© 2015 John Doyen
Leptosiphon filipes
© 2010 Aaron Schusteff
Leptosiphon filipes, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Leptosiphon filipes
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: POLEMONIACEAE  
Genus: Leptosiphon
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Linanthus filipes
More information about  Leptosiphon filipes
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (LEFI14)

Search efloras.org (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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).