Calflora
Taxon  Report   10949    
Leptosyne californica  Nutt.
California coreopsis
Leptosyne californica, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Leptosyne

Habitat: canyons

Communities: Southern Oak Woodland, Valley Grassland, Joshua Tree Woodland, Creosote Bush Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS other name:
Coreopsis californica var. californica

Alternate Names:
JEF: Coreopsis californica
ICPN: Coreopsis californica var. californica
More information about  Leptosyne californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (COCAC4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on Google Images

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 09, 2020).