Taxon  Report   9565    
Leptosiphon liniflorus  (Benth.) J. M. Porter & L. A. Johnson
Narrowflower flaxflower
Leptosiphon liniflorus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Linanthus liniflorus

Bloom Period
Genus: Leptosiphon
Serpentine affinity: 1.6; (weak indicator)

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Linanthus liniflorus ssp. pharnaceoides
JEF + PLANTS: Linanthus liniflorus
PLANTS: Gilia pharnaceoides
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More information about  Leptosiphon liniflorus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: May 31, 2020).