Calflora
Taxon  Report   9726    
Baileya multiradiata  Harv. & A. Gray ex Torr.
Desert marigold
Baileya multiradiata
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Baileya multiradiata
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Baileya multiradiata
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Baileya multiradiata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Baileya multiradiata
© 2018 Steven MacDonald
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Baileya
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Baileya multiradiata var. thurberi
ICPN: Baileya multiradiata var. multiradiata
More information about  Baileya multiradiata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (BAMU)

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 18, 2019).