Taxon  Report   961    
Atrichoseris platyphylla  (A. Gray) A. Gray
Gravel ghost,  Gravelghost, Parachute flower, Parachute plant
Atrichoseris platyphylla, 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: Atrichoseris
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Malacothrix platyphylla
More information about  Atrichoseris platyphylla
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Sep 17, 2019).