Taxon  Report   1045    
Baileya pauciradiata  A. Gray
Colorado desert marigold,  Lax flower, Laxflower
Baileya pauciradiata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Baileya pauciradiata
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Baileya pauciradiata
© 2004 James M. Andre
Baileya pauciradiata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Baileya pauciradiata
© 2006 Steve Matson
Genus: Baileya
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Baileya pauciradiata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Jan 21, 2019).